10 dhukuti schemers held

Police arrested 10 persons on charge of operating the dhukuti business, an illegal deposit and withdrawal scheme, from Dallu of Capital on Thursday.

Police had raided a room where they engaged in the illegal scheme and confiscated NRs 1.1 million, Indian Rs 8,700, bank cheques with the face value of Rs 3.2 million yesterday.

Police also recovered their transaction records and a calculator from the scene.

Further investigation is underway.

Source: THT