Person nabbed with counterfeit notes

Wednesday, 24 February 2016 - 9:25


A 56-year-old man possessing a number of counterfeit notes was arrested in Maha Oya town, Ampara.

Police had raided a cab hailing from Padiyathalawa to Maha Oya and found two counterfeit Rs. 1000 notes.

Upon questioning the police had found that three similar notes were traded in a shop.