Balasore: Police on Saturday seized 250 grams of brown sugar from Jhadeswarpur slum area in Balasore district. Cops also nabbed a peddler in this connection.
The accused has been identified as Jahirudin alias Kala of Jhadeswarpur.
Acting on a tip-off about the illegal activity, officials conducted a raid in the area. Following this, they found 250 grams of brown sugar worth over Rs 25 lakh and apprehended the accused peddler.
While the accused person is in custody, a case in this regard has been registered, sources said.