October 7, 2020 5:18:27 pm
A static surveillance crew (SST) deployed for the upcoming bypolls in Sanver Assembly constituency in Madhya Pradesh’s Indore district recovered Rs 50.90 lakh money from a automotive on Wednesday, police mentioned.
The by-elections for the 28 Assembly seats within the state can be held on November 3.
Different groups have been deployed in Sanver, which has been declared as a delicate space in view of the bypolls, to stop unlawful transportation and distribution of money and liquor, an official from the district administration mentioned.
“The SST crew discovered a bag containing Rs 50.90 lakh money in a automotive on Indore-Ujjain Road in Sanver constituency,” metropolis superintendent of police (CSP) Nihit Upadhyaya mentioned.
The passenger of the automotive recognized himself as Mohan Kumar Soni and claimed that he’s an Itarsi-based bullion dealer and was going to handover the cash to an individual in connection together with his enterprise, the CSP mentioned.
Apart from the Election Commission, the Income Tax authorities have been additionally knowledgeable concerning the restoration of money and a crew was interrogating the dealer, he mentioned, including that the matter is being probed.
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