Man Arrested With Demonetised Notes Worth Over Rs 3 Crore In Gujarat

Police seized the amount from a car during a routine checking of vehicles in Surat.

Man Arrested With Demonetised Notes Worth Over Rs 3 Crore In Gujarat

The man carrying cash told police that he had collected it from a person in Vadodara. (File)

Surat:

Surat police have arrested a man for allegedly carrying demonetized currency worth Rs 3.80 crore on Sunday.

During a routine checking of vehicles, the amount in denominations of defunct Rs 500 and 1,000 notes were seized from a car, inspector RM Sarode said.

The man carrying cash told police that he had collected it from a person in Vadodara. "He hasn't yet disclosed how he was going to utilisethe scrapped notes," police said.