Cuttack: The Central Excise department today seized brown sugar weighing 40 grams at Trisulia Chhak in Cuttack and arrested one person in this connection.
The accused has been identified as Ramchandra Patra.
Acting on a tip-off, a team of excise officials intercepted the man near Trisulia Chhak while he was en route to Silver City from Patia.
During the search, the officials seized 40 gms of brown sugar from the accused.
Patra has been arrested and an investigation into the case is underway, sources said.