Rs 85 lakh seized from vehicle in Chennai

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Chennai: A flying squad of Election Commission seized Rs 85 lakh from a vehicle at Teynampet here last night.

According to the police, officer Ramadurai examined the van which had Rs 85 lakh inside. The occupant was identified as Sabari.

He told the officer that the money was to be deposited at ATM outlets. However, he could not produce the documents to prove his claim. The seized money was sent to Treasury at Egmore.

NT Bureau