Bargarh: Cash worth Rs 3.2 lakh was seized from two cars at Talpali Square in Bargarh district on Wednesday.
As per sources, Gaisilat police, during a vehicle checking drive found the cash in the vehicles along with various other documents.
However, till last reports came in, the source of the seized cash was not established.
It is worthwhile to mention that the cash was seized while the model code of conduct is in effect in the district for the Bijepur bypoll to be held on February 24.
The three major parties BJD, BJP and Congress have already kicked off their campaigning. While BJD has fielded Rita Sahu as its candidate, Congress and BJP candidates are Pranay Sahu & Ashok Panigrahi, respectively.