Rs 40 lakh cash, old notes seized in Manipur terror funding case

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 04 Jul 2018 09:31:35



OVER Rs 40 lakh in cash, demonetised currency notes and gold have been recovered by the National Investigation Agency (NIA), following searches at the residence of a former director of an Imphal-based medical institute as part of a terror-financing probe against a banned outfit in Manipur.

An NIA spokesperson on Tuesday said the agency raided the residence of Shyamo Singh, former director of the Jawahar Lal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences (JNIMS), on Monday as part of a probe into the financing of and supply of arms, ammunition and explosives to the proscribed terror group, KCP (Kangleipak Communist Party). Singh was currently being questioned by the NIA sleuths.