Two Indians held with counterfeit currency

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Baniyani, Jhapa, Aug 15 . Two Indian nationals were held from eastern Kakadbhitta checkpoint of Nepal on Tuesday with counterfeit notes.

Satish Agrawal, 40, and Hitesh Agrawal, 24, of Siligudhi were arrested with fake Nepali currency.

According to Deputy Superintendant of Police (DSP) Jitendra Kumar Basnet, both of them were arrested from nearby the gate of customs checkpoint at Mechinagar-6.

Police seized counterfeit currency to the tune of Rs 33,000 from Satish and Rs 17,000 from Hitesh. Further investigation into the case is underway keeping them in custody.