FROM A CORRESPONDENT
Tezpur, March 17: Sootia police on Wednesday seized cash amount of Rs 25 lakh in Sootia. Police sources said that the amount was seized from one Tada tung of Aruchal Pradesh.
“The remaining rupees 23 lakhs was seized from Kamal Saxe who accompanied the Aruchali resident” police added.
Police said acting on a tip off at around 11.30 am on Wednesday a vehicle bearing registered number AR-01- J-1188 was intercepted in a regular checking and the money was recovered from the vehicle.
The occupants of the vehicle were Kamal Saxe and Rimsi Ledu Thungun who claimed themselves as advocates.
The police added that the money was belonged to Kamal Saxe and they were on their way to Itagar from Bomdila. They were caught as they couldn’t give satisfactory reply to the police regarding the money.