The NIA Particular Court docket, Bengaluru, on Saturday, convicted two individuals in a pretend forex case and sentenced them to 6 years of imprisonment and imposed a fantastic of ₹15,000 on every.
The convicts, Gangadhar Kholkar and Sabiruddin, had been among the many 5 individuals convicted within the case up to now.
The NIA busted the racket in September 2018 in Madanayakanahalli police station limits. The officers raided a home and recovered pretend forex notes of ₹2,000 denomination with a face worth of ₹6,84,000. Investigations revealed the involvement of 4 extra individuals, together with three pretend forex suppliers in Malda, West Bengal. After investigation, the NIA had filed chargesheets in opposition to seven arrested individuals — Mohammed Sajad Ali, M.G. Raju ,Gangadhar Ramappa Kolkar, Vanitha, Abdul Kadir, Sabiruddin, and Vijay. The trial is continuous in opposition to Vanitha and Vijay. One other accused within the case, recognized as Jahiruddin, is absconding and efforts are on to trace him down.