Thivim: Railway Police wing of Goa Police on Friday seized old currency worth around Rs two lakh from a Panvel-Mumbai based man who was heading towards Mumbai in a train.
Police apprehended Lavu Chavan, 35, who was found with bag full of cash of old notes of Rs1,000 and Rs 500 denomination.
Konkan Railway corporation limited’s public relation manager Baban Ghatge said that the search was conducted at Thivim railway station in Goa on the train plying between Karmali (Goa) to Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT), Mumbai.
The passenger was travelling in the general compartment of the train, he said.
Ghatge said that the currency has been seized by police and further legal action is being initiated.