9 Arrested Over Fake Currency & Illegal Arms Smuggling Incident


Kolkata: FICN (Anti Fake Indian Currency Note Team) Special Task Force of Kolkata Police has arrested three person in connection to producing and conducting fake currency racket.

Name of the arrested Shuku Sheikh, Mohammad Amzad Rayan and Mohammad Abdulla. Skeikh is a resident of Malda. Rest of two are from Bihar. Fake note worth one lakh has been seized from them.

Fake Indian Currency Notes amounting to Rs 1 lakh of denominations 500 and 40 pieces of semi-finished country made improvised fire Arms were recovered and seized from their possession.

In pursuant to the statement of one of the arrested accused named Md Abdulla and being lead by him the Anti FICN team of STF further discovered one illegal fire arms manufacturing factory situated at Choto Sreerampore under Jaggatdal PS area, Barrackpore Commissariat and arrested six persons while they were working inside the above said Fire Arms Factory.