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3 Detained On Charges Of Fake Note Circulation In Balasore

Balasore: Police today detained three persons from Sahadevkhunta bus stand in Balasore after they were caught while allegedly trying to circulate fake currency notes in the district.
Sources said the trio- Hafeez Anwar, Sakil Qazi and Ibrar Qazi hails from neighbouring Jharkhand while police also seized five Rs 100 fake currency notes from their possession.
According to sources, the three were near the bus stand on their way to Remuna & travelling in an auto-rickshaw and it was then that the matter came to light.Reportedly, the rickshaw driver on suspicion that the notes exchanged with him were fake, immediately raised an alarm following which locals gathered at the spot.

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