Kerala: Fake notes found at BJP leaders’ house

Police said fake currency in the denominations of Rs 500, Rs 2,000, Rs 100 and Rs 50 worth Rs 1.37 lakh were seized from the house of BJP leaders Eracheri Rajesh and his brother Rakesh, both hailing from Mathilakam in Thrissur district.

By: Express News Service | Thiruvananthapuram | Published:June 23, 2017 3:00 am
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Police on Thursday recovered fake notes and a currency-minting machine from the house of two BJP leaders — both brothers — in Thrissur district. Police arrested one of the brothers, while the other managed to flee during the raid.

Police said fake currency in the denominations of Rs 500, Rs 2,000, Rs 100 and Rs 50 worth Rs 1.37 lakh were seized from the house of BJP leaders Eracheri Rajesh and his brother Rakesh, both hailing from Mathilakam in Thrissur district.

Rajesh is a local leader of BJP youth wing Yuva Morcha, while Rakesh is the secretary of BJP’s OBC morcha in Kaipamangalam.

Police said they have raided the house of the brothers following complaints that Rajesh was lending money at exorbitant interest rates. The loan lenders allegedly circulated the fake notes through hands of customers. ENS

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  1. M
    Murderer Modi
    Jun 23, 2017 at 11:52 am
    This money was meant to further nationalist goals like formenting communal violence in peaceful God's own country!!!
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    Mohan Tvm
    Jun 23, 2017 at 10:29 am
    Before demonetization, many Chinese companies were printing fake notes and carried through Commi Maoists via Nepal border. The co-operative societies are still holding plenty of old notes. After demonetization, the Chinese companies are sending the equipment to their groomed plants in India. A membership in any Sangh fringe group is only a guise for covering up their illegal activities. All banks and establishments should note down and record in a computer the serial numbers of all notes including 100 and 50 rupee notes. The data should be analyzed using Bigdata Data Analytics
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    More Logical
    Jun 23, 2017 at 7:53 am
    That's ok, nothing will happen against them.
    Reply