Police teams checked vehicles on several highways located close to the Tamil Nadu-Andhra Pradesh border in Vellore district on Wednesday as part of the measures to check infiltration of anti-social elements or terrorists into Vellore district and to check the presence of huge cash and materials possibly for distribution to voters in the run-up to the April 13 elections.

A team led by T.S. Anbu, Superintendent of Police, Vellore district, seized Rs. 4 lakh from a vehicle at Veppankuppam.