Karmapa case: Court sends couple to 14-day JC

Dharamsala: A court in Una on Saturday sent a couple, arrested in connection with the foreign currency haul here, to 14 days of judicial custody.

Karma Thapa and his wife Rinzin Thapa were picked up from Majnoo-Ka-Tila in Delhi in connection with recovery of Rs one crore from a vehicle near Una border on January 25.

The judge also extended the judicial remand of Karmapa Ugyen Trinley Dorje`s key aide Shakti Lama, who was arrested after the recovery of foreign currency worth over Rs 7.5 crore during raids in the premises of a Karmapa-backed trust.