Balasore: The election flying squad has seized unaccounted cash of Rs 2.35 lakh from a car in Basta area of poll-bound Balasore district today.
According to sources, the enforcement squad was on motor vehicle inspection when they intercepted the four-wheeler driven by Naikudi Panchayat Sarpanch’s husband.
During the search, officials recovered Rs 2.35 lakh from the vehicle.
The cops then seized the unexplained amount. Besides, banners and posters of Lok Sabha candidate of a particular political party were also recovered from the vehicle.
The Sarpanch’s husband has been detained for further interrogation regarding the matter. Police have initiated an investigation into it, sources said.