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Around Rs 3 crore cash recovered from couple in Punjab

IANS  |  Chandigarh 

The Police on Tuesday recovered around Rs 3 crore in cash from an SUV in the state's district.

The money was being carried by a couple, and Sukhchain Kaur, who hail from district in neighbouring Haryana, police said.

district said the cash was recovered from the SUV during special checking being done near the bus stand in

The cash was in notes of Rs 2,000 and Rs 500 denomination.

The said that when questioned, the couple could not give satisfactory answers as to why they were carrying so much cash.

He said the income tax department had been informed about the recovery.

The police is on alert in and some parts of as the judgement of a into the murder of Sirsa-based Ram Chander Chhatrapati, in which controversial Dera is an accused, is likely to come on Friday (January 11).



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First Published: Tue, January 08 2019. 22:28 IST