Jamnagar: In a major crackdown, Demonetised currency notes of Rs 500 and 1000 have been seized in Ranjitnagar, Jamnagar and a lawyer have been arrested. The lawyer had kept the money in a bag in a scooter but the scuffle broke out in the police’s investigation.
According to the details of the incident in the city, the LCB found a passage from the Ranjitnagar Patel community on Friday, when the vehicle was recovered with Indian currency.
On the basis of which LCB staff in the evening, when a red-coloured Activa Motor Cycle No.JJ 10-CB 9401, passed through Ranjitnagar Patel society by Mahmudsiddique Ibrahim Qureshi (aged 60 years) (business advocacy) (near Khadki near Ranchi, Khoj Naka,), He has checked his belongings intermediately.
The LCB seized 1000 of 3500 nos.amounting 3.5Lac and 13000 nos.of Rs.500 demonetised amounting Rs.65 Lakh.
The police have taken all the currency notes as a doubtful property and initiated standard proceedings against the lawyer.