Rs 32 crore cash in new notes, 82kg gold seized in multiple raids across country

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Raids across the country on Saturday yielded a haul of over Rs 44 crore including Rs 32 crore in new currency and 82 kg of gold.

Delhi Police raided the office of a law firm in south Delhi last Saturday night and seized Rs 13.65 crore in cash — counted till Sunday morning — of which Rs 2.6 crore was in new bank notes.

The raid was carried out by the Crime Branch at the office of T&T Law Firm, said a senior police officer.

When the police team raided the office, its rooms were locked and only a caretaker was present.

Police are searching for the firm promoter Rohit Tandon.

In Karnataka, the Income Tax department seized Rs 5.7 crore cash in new notes, 32kg of gold and jewellery, and Rs 90 lakh of old notes stashed inside the bathroom tiles of a hawala dealer in the remote town of Challakere.

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