Bhubaneswar: In a major crackdown on brown sugar smuggling racket, the Commissionerate Police seized total 124 grams of the contraband item and arrested three persons following two separate raids here today.
The cop arrested three persons, including a Diploma student in this connection.
Sources said a Quick Action Team (QAT) with the help of police conducted a raid in Saheed Nagar area and seized 100 gram brown sugar worth over Rs 10 lakh. The narcotic item was trafficked to Bhubaneswar from Balasore. The cops also arrested one person in this connection.
In yet another incident, the Chandrasekharpur police seized 24 gram brown sugar from Patia area and arrested two youth, including a Diploma student in this connection.