Handwara resident held with Rs 57 lakh cash hidden in geyser: police

Case registered, investigation begun: official
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Srinagar, Jan 11: Police on Wednesday said that they have arrested a person with Rs 57.43 lakh  cash concealed in a geyser in Handwara tehsil of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.

In a tweet, a police spokesman said that Syed Irfan Abdullah was apprehended during checking at a naka established in the Braripora area of Handwara.

“During Naka checking at Braripora Handwara, Police apprehended one Syed Irfan Abdullah resident of Laribal, Handwara & recovered cash amounting Rs. 57.43 lacs concealed in a geyser. The Magistrate was also present on the spot. Case registered & investigation started,” read the tweet.

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