Man held with undeclared Indian currencies from Gongabu bus park

KATHMANDU: Police have arrested a 43-year-old man in possession of undeclared Indian currencies from New Bus Park in KMC-26 on Monday.

Khulman Rai, a permanent resident of Siddhicharan Municipality-11 in Okhaldhunga, was arrested with 991 bank notes of denomination INR 1,000 and 227 notes of denomination 500 from Gongabu yesterday evening.

Acting on a tip-off, a team deployed from the Gongabu-based Metropolitan Police Sector found the contraband that was hidden under the seat of the car (Ba 18 Cha 6369) he was driving.

Police have also impounded the vehicle.

Further investigation into the case is underway, said police.