Guwahati, March 4, 2019:
Jagiroad police on Monday nabbed two men for possession of fake currency. Based on inputs, a team of Jagiroad police raided a room in Dighalbari village and seized counterfeit notes of Rs 500 and Rs 2,000 denominations worth Rs 2 crore along with a fake currency making-machine.
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The prime accused has been identified as Ripon Chandra Manta, and his associate is a certain Habibur Rahman.
According to official reports, the raid was carried out on receiving inputs that a gang from Lakhimpur was making claims of doubling peoples’ money.