Karkala, Sep 19, 2019: Karkala Rural Police have arrested a young man and a woman on the charges of circulating fake currency. Those arrested are Chethan Gowda (23) of Davanagere Doddabathi village and Arpitha Navale (22) of Chennagiri. Police have seized four counterfeit currencies of Rs 200 denomination and a car from them.
A complaint was lodged alleging that the duo had given a fake note of Rs 200 to a medical shop owner after purchasing cream worth Rs 43. Similar incidents also took place at Belman and Santhoor Koppa.