Srinagar, Jan 11:
A man carrying over Rs 57 lakh that he had concealed in a geyser has been arrested in Handwara area of Kupwara district on Wednesday, police said here.
Police in a Tweet said that the man identified as Syed Irfan Abdullah was arrested during a Naka checking in Braripora area of Handwara.
It also said a case was registered and further investigation has been started.
“During Naka checking at Braripora Handwara, Police apprehended one Syed Irfan Abdullah resident of Laribal, Handwara & recovered cash amounting Rs. 57.43 lacs concealed in a geyser. The Magistrate was also present on the spot. Case registered & investigation started,” police tweeted.