Bhubaneswar: In a major breakthrough into fake note case in the state, Odisha police has arrested a accused here from a slum. The accused, Ratnakar Singh alias Daka from Salia Sahi, was nabbed on the basis of a tip-off just two days after busting the fake note printing unit in Bhubaneswar.
An ACP ranked officer headed the team formed by Commissionerate Police to nab the accused, Daka, who hails from Betanati block in Mayurbhanj district in connection with fake currency notes seizure.
Earlier, a college student Shogen Murmu was arrested in possession of counterfeit notes who was allegedly trying to circulate them apprehended by Mayurbhanj Police March 9. As many as 32 fake currency notes were recovered from his possession.