Antique gold coins were found in an agriculture field of a farmer Bhaskar at Kalugulta village of Manopad mandal in the district. The 135 button-size gold coins weighed about 3 to 4 grams each.

On receiving information, Manopad Tahsildar Subramanyam and Sub-Inspector Ramakrishna visited the village on Wednesday and confiscated all the 135 coins and handed them over to the district Collector M. Purushotham Reddy on Thursday, to be deposited in the district treasury.