Election flying squad seize gold coins, cash in Puducherry

Puducherry, Apr 4(Agency) The election flying squad on Saturday night seized gold coins and cash from Thirunallar in Karaikal district of the Union Territory. According to police, on a complaint that gold coins and cash is being distributed to voters to lure them to vote for a particular party, flying squad conducted a sudden raid. A few people standing in Thirunallar on seeing the flying squad fled the scene on their vehicles and the squad found 149 gold coins and Rs.96,000 from the place they were standing.

They handed over the seizure to the Thirunallar police station. Police registered a case and investigated. It is not immediately know to which political party the cash and gold coins belongs.