Fake notes from SBI ATM: Cash custodian arrested in Delhi

A 27-year-old man was arrested on Thursday in connection with a case in southeast Delhi’s Sangam Vihar area where a State Bank of India ATM had allegedly dispensed four notes of Rs 2,000 with ‘Children Bank of India’ written on them.

Romil Baaniya, deputy commissioner of police (Southeast) said that the cash custodian was arrested on Thursday.

“The accused was already identified yesterday (Wednesday) and today (Thursday) we arrested him. He has been identified as 27-year-old Mohammed Isha, who is a resident of Sangam Vihar,” he said.

Isha was the custodian of the cash at the time it was being placed in the ATM. He is an employee of Brinks India Pvt Ltd which is responsible for the task of placing cash in ATMs, said the officer.

During the course of investigation, CCTV footage of the ATM vending machine area was thoroughly scanned.