Koraput: Jeypore Town police today arrested three youths including a B.Tech degree holder and seized 2.71 gm brown sugar from their possession.
According to reports, the three youths were nabbed by the police during a raid at a mango grove near Getguda in Jeypore while they were packing the contraband in small paper packets.
While one among the accused is a B.Tech degree holder, one is a Plus III student and the other is a student of an Industrial Training Institute (ITI).
The accused youths hail from different localities of Jeypore town, informed Jeypore IIC Sanjay Kumar Mandal.
While the ITI student hails from Parabeda locality of Jeypore town, the Plus III student is from Parabeda LIC Colony and the B Tech degree holder is from Kumbhar Sahi locality, Mandal added.
The accused youths have been forwarded to court, the IIC said.