Police in Nagaon’s Hibargaon also raided the city’s Dhing Gate under the Urnia Bridge and arrested a counterfeit gold trader and seized a large amount of cash. The names of the people arrested by the police are Kashem Ali.
It is learned that a suspect, who was speeding in the area during a night raid by the Habargaon police last evening, came to light on suspicion. Police later arrested the man and seized Rs 250,000 from him. According to the police, the people had amassed a large amount of money by selling counterfeit gold to a person. According to police sources, the counterfeit gold sold by Kashem Ali was brought from a fake gold trader in Bangalamara, Lakhimpur district. Police are currently investigating the matter. The house of the arrested gold trader is in Sonapur village of Bihpuria in Lakhimpur district. Ashok Kumar Dutta, in-charge of Nagaon Sadar Police Station, informed about this whole business of counterfeit gold through press conference.