Unaccounted cash of Rs. 3,35,500 was seized from a lorry on Ettayapuram Road here on Friday. A flying squad comprising revenue officials and police intercepted the vehicle and seized the amount. According to official sources, the vehicle occupants failed to produce valid documents to show ownership of cash. The lorry laden with eggs was returning to Namakal after unloading eggs to a vendor near the market here.
In yet another incident, unaccounted cash of Rs. 1.88 lakh was seized from a milk van near Sinthalakarai on Madurai bypass road, Kovilpatti Sub-Collector and Assistant Returning Officer K. Vijaya Karthikeyan said. The van was on its way to Madurai from Tuticorin.