Police seize fake notes and machines
Police have taken into custody four suspects allegedly involved in
the printing of fake currency notes together with the machines used in
The arrests were made on Monday (10) at the Thambuttegama town by a
mobile patrol of the Thambuttegama police following information that the
fake notes were being transported in a three-wheeler. Investigations
revealed that the printing of the fake currency notes were being carried
out in a house rented out by the suspects. Police also seized paper used
to print Rs 1,000 notes together with a set of computers.
The three-wheeler and its driver were also taken into custody.