Police arrested two persons with Rs 1.6 million, source of which has not been disclosed, from Machhapokhari in Kathmandu this morning.
They are Dipendra Sunar,31, of Bharatpur Metropolitan City-11 in Chitwan and 33-year-old Sagar Yadav, from Maharastra, India.
Such a huge amount of currency with no source disclosed was seized in course of security check on the road. Police suspected the duo, who were walking on the road with a bag and confiscated the currency.
Police Circle in Balaju has forwarded investigation into the case keeping them into custody.
Source: National News Agency Nepal