Poll flying squad seizes Rs 16.70 cash from car in Puri, 1 detained
Puri: In a crackdown on black money flow into the poll campaign, election flying squad seized suspect cash worth over Rs 16 lakh from a car in Kakatpur area today.
As per the report, the squad swung into action after getting a tip-off on a suspicious car which had been parked near Kakatpur road in the morning. Later, after conducting a search of the vehicle they seized cash with a face value of Rs 16.70 lakh.
One person identified as Pranay Kumar Sahoo was taken into custody during the raid after he failed to produce documents supporting the source of the unaccounted money.
An investigation is underway in the case.