Sarabha Nagar police station of Ludhiana has busted a gang that had set out to print currency notes by installing a machine at home and then running them in the market. Police have arrested two accused of the gang while the gang leader managed to escape by dodging the police. The police have recovered fake notes worth Rs 5 lakh ten thousand and a car from the possession of the accused.
The car recovered from the accused was brought by the accused from his neighbor who was not even aware of this work. Police station Sarabha Nagar has registered a case against Sohan Singh alias Sunny, resident of Agwad Ludai of Jagraon and Mandeep Singh Manu, resident of Agwad Gujjaran of Jagraon, while the leader of the gang, Bakhtaur Singh, resident of Lohara village of Moga, escaped by dodging the police. Succeeded in happening. The police presented the arrested accused in the court. From where he has been sent on police remand for two days. The police is busy interrogating the accused and locating the absconding accused Bakhtaur Singh.
Investigating officer Sub Inspector Balbir Singh said that the police party had set up a blockade in the area. Meanwhile, the police got information that the accused were engaged in the business of printing fake notes and circulating it in the market. The accused have huge quantities of fake notes and are roaming around in the metropolis to circulate them. After receiving the information, the police arrested the accused during the blockade. The accused Bakhtaur Singh escaped by dodging the police. Which was followed. But the accused managed to escape. Both the accused were arrested and fake notes and vehicle were recovered from their possession.
एसआई बलबीर सिंह ने बताया कि आरोपी बखतौर सिंह के घर लगाई मशीन पर नकली नोट छापने में लगे हुए थे। वहां नोट छापने के बाद उन्हें चलाने के लिए दिक्कत हो रही थी। उन्होंने कुछ नोट चलाए भी हैं लेकिन वह भी सब्जी वालों को। किसी सब्जी वाले से पांच सौ की सब्जी ले ली और किसी से दो सौ की सब्जी लेकर तीन सौ रुपये वापस ले लिए। वह ट्राई कर रहे थे कि लोगों को पहचान में आते हैं या नहीं। बाकी उसके बाद वह नोट किसी को देने के लिए भी तैयार थे।