Hoshangabad (Madhya Pradesh), Dec 9: Three youth were held with Rs 43 lakh in new notes in this Madhya Pradesh district on Thursday.
Police has taken the all the three accused into custody and questioning with them.
As per a local police official, an Innova coming from the direction of Itarsi was stopped for checking in the afternoon and the cash was recovered from a bag in the vehicle.
Police informed that a sum of Rs 41,30,000 was in the new Rs 2,000 denomination notes, Rs 10,00,000 in the new Rs 500 notes, and the rest in Rs 100 and Rs 50 notes. Questioning of the youth was underway to ascertain the origin and purpose of the money consignment.