Fake notes seized, 1 detained

Bhubaneswar: Commissionerate police detained a man and seized 16 fake currency notes of 1000 denomination here on Saturday.

He is a resident of West Bengal and being interrogated in suspicion of a racket behind it, police said.

The man came to a mobile shop at Bomikhal area in the city with the fake notes to buy a mobile phone. The shopkeeper suspected the notes as fake and informed Saheed Nagar police who swung into action.