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'Entertainment Bank of India' notes used to buy Rs 1.90 lakh gold in Ludhiana

Jewellery shop owner said that he came to know about fake notes after the couple left.

25 Oct 2018 1:09 PM

Murshidabad, a hotbed of fake notes; Rs 1crore seized in 9 months

Police on Friday has seized fake currency worth Rs 1 lakh from one Emjadul Seikh alias Amja Seikh from Samsergunj in Murshidabad.

16 Sep 2018 12:44 AM

Two held for smuggling Rs 10 lakh worth fake notes

The STF also impounded a car in which the accused were travelling.

17 Mar 2018 2:14 AM

Fake notes worth Rs 5.50 lakh seized, 3 held

On a tip off, the police teams laid a trap for Zulfikar, a syndicate member, who was to come near the Railway Quarters building.

19 Dec 2017 2:30 AM

Note ban: Blow to black money, terrorism-funding, says FinMin

On November 8, 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced scrapping of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes.

07 Nov 2017 8:45 AM


RBI counting scrapped notes, will give figure of fake notes soon: FinMin

On November 8, 2016, the government had scrapped high denomination currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000.

02 Aug 2017 9:40 AM

RBI to hire 12 currency verification systems to pick out fake notes

Previously, RBI governor Urjit Patel did not provide any 'specific number' on amount of money received post-demonetisation.

23 Jul 2017 12:49 PM

Men held over fake notes targeted rural areas

The informer tipped-off the crime branch following which unit IX of crime branch laid a trap at a restaurant in Bandra and apprehended them.

10 Apr 2017 5:52 AM

Mumbai: Three arrested for circulating fake notes

Acting on a tip-off, the crime branch officials laid a trap and arrested the main accused.

09 Apr 2017 3:05 AM

Agencies demand robust security features on notes

These bodies express their concern as these 'old' features were first introduced on notes in 2005.

03 Apr 2017 5:35 PM


Another note from 'Children Bank of India' recovered, this time from ICICI ATM

While the fake is identical to the original notes, it is guaranteed by "Children Government" and pays the bearer the worth of Rs 2000.

26 Feb 2017 12:18 PM

Govt to investigate issuance of fake notes from SBI ATM

SBI's claim of fake currency being introduced during transportation of bank notes by third parties will be investigated, the govt said.

23 Feb 2017 9:33 PM

ATM dispenses Rs 2,000 notes with 'Children Bank Of India'

Meanwhile, SBI claimed that they have a robust system in place for monitoring the quality of notes.

22 Feb 2017 9:35 PM

WB: NIA recovers 3 'high quality' fake Rs 2000 notes, arrests 1

Security features of the new Rs 2000 notes seem to have been imitated to create the counterfeit currency.

15 Feb 2017 11:05 AM

UP: Police seized Rs 7.64 lakh in Rs 2,000 fake notes in Kanpur

The accused said that they have circulated fake Rs 500 and Rs 2,000 notes having face value Rs 80 lakh in Kanpur and its surrounding areas.

05 Jan 2017 10:42 AM


Man arrested for making fake notes

The accused, Prasenjit Biswas, is a resident of Golambari area. On Saturday morning, the cops raided his house and arrested him.

25 Dec 2016 7:00 AM

2 lakh ATMs recalibrated, focus now on printing Rs 500 notes: Govt

Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das also said that the new Rs 500 and Rs 2000 notes are difficult to counterfeit.

15 Dec 2016 6:40 PM

Govt detects fake notes worth Rs 28 crore

Incorporating new security features/new designs in the bank notes to stay ahead of the counterfeiters is an ongoing process.

18 Nov 2016 5:04 PM