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Cash worth Rs 43 lakh in new notes seized from TV actor, two others

Rahul Chalani, who features in a popular crime show on the small screen, and two others were on their way to Hoshangabad from Itarsi in an SUV when they were caught with Rs 43 lakh in cash.

black money crackdown Updated: Dec 08, 2016 22:49 IST
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Rahul Chalani features in a popular crime show on the small screen.
Rahul Chalani features in a popular crime show on the small screen.(Twitter/@Actor_Rahul)

Cash worth Rs 43 lakhs in new currency was seized from a television actor and two others on Thursday, police said.

The actor, Rahul Chalani, who features in a popular crime show on the small screen, and two others were on their way to Hoshangabad from Itarsi in an SUV when they were caught with Rs 43 lakh in cash, Kotwali police station inspector Mahendra Chouhan said.

The money consisted of the new currency notes of Rs 2,000, Rs 500 and Rs 100 bills, he said.

The other two accompanying Rahul were identified as Kapil Chalani and Brijesh Choura, who was driving the vehicle, the police official said.

They were detained and subjected to questioning during which Rahul claimed that the cash was legally earned money and his CA in Mumbai will furnish the detail, Chouhan said.