Jajpur, Jan 2: The Jajpur police officials have seized Counterfeit notes worth Rs 13 lakh from a rented house at Santh Mahadev village area under Town Police station in Jajpur district.
One person has been detained in this connection. The accused is a resident of to Katia area under Mangalpur police limits in Jajpur district.
Acting on a tip-off, the police officials conducted a raid and seized Counterfeit notes worth Rs 13 lakh.
As per the police sources, it is expected that a counterfeit currency racket is operating in the area. The Police are hopeful of getting some information about the racket from the detained person.
“The accused has been detained. Further investigation into this matter is underway”, said a police official.