Over 88,000 USD recovered from bag in bus

(Eds: With minor changes) Tehatta (WB), Oct 13 (PTI) A bag containing 88,200 USD was recovered from a bus by BSF jawans in Nadia district, an offici...

Published: 13th October 2017 07:04 PM  |   Last Updated: 13th October 2017 07:15 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

(Eds: With minor changes) Tehatta (WB), Oct 13 (PTI) A bag containing 88,200 USD was recovered from a bus by BSF jawans in Nadia district, an official said today.

Acting on a tip off, the bus from Krishnanagar was intercepted by the jawans in an area under the Chapra police station.

They found the unclaimed bag with wads of 100-dollar notes (worth about Rs 57 lakh) in it.

The seized notes were handed over to the Customs Superintendent, Tehatta, Sekhar Kumar Das.

Seven people had been detained for interrogation, he said. PTI COR PR BDS .

This is unedited, unformatted feed from the Press Trust of India wire.

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