SRINAGAR: On Wednesday, police claimed to have arrested a truck driver hailing from south Kashmir’s Anantnag district with Rs 30 lakh unaccounted cash in Gangyal area of Jammu division.
A statement issued by the police read, ” Mohammed Iqbal, son of Abdul Aziz, a resident of Shadi Wala Verinag in Anantnag driving the truck bearing registration number JK03F-4543 was intercepted at a checkpoint in the said area.”
During checking, a sum of Rs 30 lakh was recovered from his possession, police said adding Iqbal gave “non-satisfactory answers” when questioned about the source and purpose of the money.
Later, the south Kashmir resident was handed over to Income Tax officials for further enquiry into the matter. (KDC)