GRP constable was supplying fake notes: Lucknow police arrested along with 4 accomplices, search for mastermind

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The Talkatora Police of Lucknow has arrested 5 people, including a GRP constable, revealing the fake currency printing gang. These people were running fake notes in the city with the help of agents. These notes were being supplied under the patronage of the GRP constable. Along with fake notes of about 80 thousand rupees, equipment for printing and scanning them has also been recovered from them. Police is searching for the mastermind of this gang.

mastermind went to jail for attempted murder, partner started printing notes

Fake notes recovered from the accused.

DCP West Somen Verma said that five people of the gang printing fake currency in the city have been arrested on Tuesday night on the information of the informer. During interrogation, it came to light that the gang was being operated by Salman, a resident of Hasanganj. At the same time, the work of supplying fake notes was done by constable Rahul Saroj, a resident of Kohdaur Pratapgarh posted in GRP Charbagh.

Salman told during interrogation that by taking a room on rent in Rifa Colony Hasiyamau, he used to print fake notes of 500, 200, 100, 50, 20 rupees by secretly scanning the original notes. The paper used in these was almost equal in thickness to the paper of the original note. In order not to make people suspicious, while scanning the note, the exact same shape was kept on the front and back, as in the original note.

Green glitter tape was used in place of security thread. Which was used by Qadir and Yusuf. Salman and Mubassir used to print notes. At the same time, the work of cutting was handed over to Arbaaz. The mastermind of the whole work is Jameel, who has been jailed for attempted murder.
mastermind under the guise of bus service drives was business
DCP West Somen Verma said that the investigation revealed that Jameel, a resident of Chowk, used to operate fake notes. Who was running a bus service in the name of SBT. Under whose guise, fake notes were supplied from one district to another. Meanwhile, Jameel went to jail for attempting to murder from the house. After this Salman started this work with the help of GRP constable Rahul. Rahul had met Salman while filling a ride in Charbagh. Rahul had provided the gang with equipment from scanning notes to printing.
60 instead of 10 thousand Used to give fake notes of thousand rupees

ADCP West Chiranjeev Nath Sinha told that this gang had made agents in the city to run fake currency. Those who used to give fake notes of 60 thousand instead of the original notes of ten thousand rupees. Agents were created through Savage and Jamil. Jameel and Yusuf are on the run. The police team arrested Salman alias Aftab, resident of Hasanganj New Madeganj Khadra in Lucknow, Mohd of Gopalganj Phulwaria, Bihar. Mubassir, Lucknow Hasanganj Ramlila Ground’s Mohd. Arbaaz, Lucknow Thakurganj Khinni Chauraha resident Savage Khan and Pratapgarh Kohdaur resident Rahul Saroj (GRP constable) have been arrested. 45 of 5 hundred, 47 of 2 hundred, 190 of hundred rupees and 27 fake notes of fifty were recovered from them. At the same time, 126 half-printed notes of two hundred, 80 of 50 and 30 of 20 have been found. The total value of the fake note is Rs 81550. These are being sent to RBI’s Printing Press Nashik for testing.


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