The static surveillance team and the police on Thursday seized Rs. 5 lakh that was being transported without valid documents by car at Kadechur village in Yadgir.

During regular checking of all vehicles passing through the check-post, the team found Suman and Rohit from Raichur transporting cash without documents. They have been arrested and a case registered at Saidapur police station.


Election authorities have booked cases against candidates of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Congress, Karnataka Janata Paksha and Janata Dal (Secular) from Yadgir Assembly constituency for violating the model code of conduct during filing of nomination papers on April 15 and 16. The candidates and their supporters disrupted traffic outside the offices where the papers were being accepted, the complaint said.