STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Silver worth Rs 52 lakh seized, three arrested

 Sleuths of Commissioner’s Task Force (CTF) arrested three persons for illegally transporting silver articles worth `52.44 lakh without purchase bills on Saturday evening.

Published: 12th May 2019 09:15 AM  |   Last Updated: 12th May 2019 09:15 AM   |  A+A-

Assistant Commissioner of Police K Surya Chandra Rao checks seized silver articles in Vijayawada on Saturday | Express

By Express News Service

VIJAYAWADA: Sleuths of Commissioner’s Task Force (CTF) arrested three persons for illegally transporting silver articles worth Rs 52.44 lakh without purchase bills on Saturday evening.

According to Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP- CTF) K Surya Chandra Rao, the three accused Thiruvenkata Mandhan (25), Dhanasekaran Karthikeyan (26) and Chanda Swamy Suguneswaran (29) hail from Salem district in Tamil Nadu and came to the city to sell the ornaments in jewellery shops illegally. While transporting silver ornaments in a car, the CTF team intercepted their vehicle and found 138 kg of silver.

The CTF team registered a case and `3.65 lakh cash was seized. The case is further referred to the Income Tax officials. 



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp