Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Sambalpur, Jan 4:

Several old currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 denomination were found floating in Mahanadi river near Marawadipada ghat in Sambalpur city of Odisha today.


According to reports, locals spotted the scrapped notes floating in the water body and informed the Town police regarding it.

Cops reached the spot and seized the notes which were in torn condition, sources said.

A probe into the incident is going on, said a police official.

Worth mentioning, the last date for deposition of old currency notes in banks was December 30.