Srinagar, Jan 11 : Security forces arrested three persons and busted a narco-terrorism racket in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri and recovered fake currency notes worth Rs.15,100 .
A Special Operation Group (SOG) of the Jammu and Kashmir Police along with a team of 38 Rashtriya Rifles unit set up a checkpoint at Manyal Gali area in Thanamandi on the Thanamandi-DKG road.
During the search, the forces intercepted a car while it was trying to flee. Fake currency notes worth Rs 15,100. Of them, 43 notes were in Rs 200 denomination and 13 in Rs 500, police said.
Further investigation is on.
A case has been registered in Thanamandi police station.
The arrested accused were identified as Javaid Ahmed, Abdul Rashied and Bilal Ahmed Dar, all of them residents of Kulgam in south Kashmir, the SSP said.