Nurpur, April 1
The Nurpur police arrested Rajesh Kumar of Pangoli in Pathankot (Punjab) late last evening with fake currency notes having a face value of Rs 3,380. The accused, who has been booked was produced in the court on Thursday and remanded in police custody.
The accused, who was in a taxi (PB01A-2340), went to a shop at Raja Ka Talab and purchased something from a shop and gave a note with a face value of Rs 100 to the shopkeeper.
He then left towards Jassur side. But shopkeeper Arun Kaundal got suspicious and found that the note was fake. He contacted the police in Jassur.
The police stopped the vehicle and recovered fake currency notes from him. They also impounded the vehicle.— OC