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The flying squad with the seized amount. Image Credit - Northeast Now

The flying squad operating in Dalgaon Legislative Assembly Constituency (LAC) area in Darrang district seized Rs 2, 50,000 on Tuesday evening from a local trader Hamidur Rahman just ahead of the polls.

Yuvaraj Borthakur, circle officer, Dalgaon Revenue Circle, who was leading the squad, informed that the amount was seized from a Scorpio vehicle bearing the registration No – AS13G 9211.

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The vehicle is owned by Hamidur Rahman, a resident of Baigormari area under Kharupetia Police Station.

The vehicle was intercepted near the Assam Oil depot in Kharupetia at around 7 pm. Borthakur informed that the seized amount was handed over to the state exchequer circle officer.

Mayukh Goswami

Mayukh Goswami is Northeast Now Correspondent in Mangaldai. He can be reached at: mayukh.mld@gmail.com

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