Acting on specific inputs, Silchar police on Sunday arrested four Bangladeshi nationals and seized fake Saudi Arabian Riyal’s worth over Rs 2 lakhs in Indian currency.

The arrested Bangladeshis were indulged in fake currency racket by exchanging foreign currencies with Indian currencies.

Along with cash, 6 mobile handsets and 5 Bangladeshi passports have also been seized. The accused were arrested following a raid by the Silchar police in the evening.

The accused have been identified as Md Ripon Khan, Md Kabir Sardar, Assad Udjjaman and Jamal Munshi.

As per reports, they entered India through Tripura and all the 4 hails from Gopalganj District of Bangladesh.