Belagavi, Apr 03: The flying squad officials and the police today seized Rs.1.9 crore cash at Nesargi check-post in the district today ahead of April 23 Lok Sabha second phase elections in the district on Wednesday. According to superintendent of police Sudheerkumar Reddy, ARO Kittur and static surveillance team (SST) had intercepted a vehicle belonging to DCC bank carrying 1.9 crore being carried by 3 DCC bank employees allegedly from main branch to other branches.
As no sufficient document was produced, the cash was seized. The seizure of cash was referred to Income Tax officials for verification of the source of the cash transfer.
Related officials will check the documents and take further action, SP Reddy said. (UNI)