Woman held with 9 lakh Indian rupees in Cumilla


Cumilla, Apr 25: Police arrested a woman and recovered nine lakh Indian rupees from her possession from Pachura Shinduri Bridge area in Burichang Upazila here on Tuesday night.The arrestee was identified as Nilufa Begum, 45, wife Khorshed Alam of Pachura village in the upazila.

Officer-in-charge of Burichang Police Station, Manoz Kumar De, said police intercepted a CNG-run-auto rickshaw and held Nilufa along with the indian currencies concealed in her waist with paper.

A case under Special Power Act was filed in this connection, the OC added.