Brown Sugar Worth Rs 1 Crore Seized By Odisha Police

Bhubaneswar: In one of the biggest seizures of recent time, the Special Task Force (STF) of Odisha Police seized 1.749 kilograms brown sugar amounting to about Rs 1 crore.

The bust occurred based on reliable input at junction areas of Pipili, Jatni and Airfield police stations, yesterday. Three people were also arrested and vehicles, mobile phones, CCTV camera, one heat polythene packing machine, seven mobile phones and other incriminating articles.

Notable, the STF alone has seized 4.027 kilograms of brown sugar in the year 2020 with Odisha Police seizing 2.560 kilograms of the contraband. The actions clearly suggest Odisha Police dealing with an iron fist with the drug peddlers.

Abhay, DGP, Odisha