Unclaimed Box with Rs. 37L Cash Found in Express Train

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The Kalyan RPF found an unclaimed box containing Rs 37 lakh cash in a three-tier air-conditioned coach of Udyan Express at Kalyan railway station on Wednesday evening. The RPF officials said that they had received information from control room about an unclaimed box in Udyan Express, (11301) which was heading to Mumbai.

When the train halted at Kalyan, the RPF ran a check and opened the box and found bundles of Rs 2,000 notes and Rs 500 notes, totalling Rs 37 lakh.

The officials said that passengers travelling in the B1 compartment from Bengaluru first noticed the box when the train reached Gulbarga in Karnataka. When no one claimed it till Karjat, a few passengers went to other coaches to ask it if belonged to anyone. However, when no one came forward, they informed the ticket checker, who, in turn, alerted informed the control room.

An official said that the box has been handed over to Kalyan station manager.

News Courtesy: The Hindu


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