Fake Currency Racket

  • RBI to withdraw pre-2005 currency notes to unearth black money 23-01-2014 11:02 AM

    The RBI has announced that currency notes issued before 2005 will no longer be accepted. The notes can be exchanged at banks till July. The old notes are being withdrawn because they do not display the year they were printed. The move is being seen as an effort to crack...
  • Bengali film actor held in fake currency racket 07-11-2012 09:18 PM

    Mumbai: A Bengali film actor, who was suspected to be a part of the international fake currency racket, has been arrested from West Bengal, police said on Wednesday. Babloo Shaikh had been arrested from Malda of West Bengal on Tuesday, a crime branch official said. Shaikh, who hails from West...
  • Kerala: Major fake currency racket busted, 8 held 24-10-2011 06:34 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Days after CNN-IBN highlighted new routes favoured by fake currency smugglers, a major counterfeit currency racket has been busted in Thiruvananthapuram. The Thiruvananthapuram rural police have busted the racket which has roots across Kerala and other southern states. As many as eight people were arrested from Malda district in...