Jun 30, 2017Latest News, Local NewsComments Off on Police Alert Fake Currency Notes Circulation 3800 Views
Srilanka police head quarters has disclosed that 38 lakhs of counterfeit notes have been detected within 5 months, commencing from 1st January to 31st May 2017. Details of counterfeit notes detected are:
Rs 5000 notes numbering 174
Rs 2000 notes numbering 464
Rs 1000 notes numbering 2, 272
Rs500 notes numbering 1, 320
Rs100 notes numbering 6
Detection was made by the anti counterfeit section of the Criminal Investigation Department. Still more counterfeit notes are in circulation. Police have asked the public to be alert on doing transactions with currency notes. If they have any doubt , they are advise to call on telephone no 011 2326670.