Malkangiri: Police claimed to have busted a fake currency unit with the arrest of three persons under Mahakuma police limits in Malkangiri district last night.
The fake currency unit was being operated by ganja smugglers in the state, Malkangiri SP informed.
Acting on a tip-off about the fake unit, police conducted a raid and seized around fake currency notes amounting to Rs 34,000. Fourteen 2000 rupee and twelve 500 rupee denomination notes have been seized.
Police have registered a case against the accused persons under relevant Sections of the IPC and forwarded them to the court.