West Godavari: Padmavathi Travels spokesperson Venkateswara Rao on Saturday clarified that the vacation company has practically nothing to do with the cash and gold that was seized by the law enforcement on March 31. In a assertion to the media, Venkateswara Rao clarified that miscreants some of the officers could have indulged in this transportation of money and gold without the consent of the travel. He informed that the proprietor of Padmavati Travels Gopi Babu has not absconded. He extra that Gopi Babu has remaining for the United states of america months in the past. Police have seized a huge amount of hard cash being smuggled in the vicinity of Veeravalli toll plaza in Nallajerla mandal of West Godavari district. Going into information, law enforcement executed a test in close proximity to the toll plaza on Friday early morning. In the meantime, a bus numbered AP 39 TB 7555 belonging to Padmavati Travels came across.
Police stopped the bus on suspicion and carried out checks below the baggage decks and seats of the bus where by bundles of banknotes ended up discovered. Law enforcement have arrested a bus driver and cleaner after seizing a bundle of forex notes and investigating to gather facts as to who is at the rear of the criminal offense.
According to the law enforcement, the amount of money seized was all around Rs 4.76 crore. The income is presently stored at the Toll Plaza business office. It is probable to work out that money in the presence of IT executives. Not long ago, on the other hand, highways have develop into a haven for smuggling. Some smugglers are moving money, gold, silver, and liquor.
A handful of days back, while examining a motor vehicle from Hyderabad at the Panchalingala check out post in the Kurnool district, bundles of currency notes were being observed under the seat. In the toolbox less than the driver’s seat, a lump sum of Rs. 65 lakh money fell out. Authorities have seized large sums of dollars and liquor bottles quite a few occasions before.