A complete Rs 2,55,000 was seized in Assam by a static surveillance crew throughout common vehicular checking on motion of money and valuables in Assam’s Sonitpur district, an official supply mentioned on Wednesday.
The quantity was seized from a automobile close to the Kaliabhomora bridge through the day and the individual has claimed that the quantity was being carried by him to buy a second hand automobile from a automobile seller in Tezpur.
Resulting from lack of legitimate supporting paperwork, the police officers seized the automobile and as per instruction of the district election officer despatched the cash to the treasury workplace after counting.
As per the rules of the Election Fee most people will need to have legitimate paperwork whereas carrying money above Rs 50,000 and new articles and items value over Rs 10,000 through the election course of.
Unexplained money above Rs 50,000 will likely be seized instantly and launched solely when it’s proved that it’s not associated to the elections in any means.