Nearly 4kg brown sugar seized in Nayagarh
Nayagarh: In a major haul of narcotics, the Special Task Force (STF) of Odisha Police seized a brown sugar consignment following a raid at Nayagarh PWD Lane late last night.
Acting on a tip-off, the STF team conducted a raid at the rented house and seized the over four kilos of brown sugar along with Rs 60 lakh cash, and 3 pistols from the spot.
However, all the accused managed to flee from the spot. Later, One of the accused, identified as K Vickey Rao, has been nabbed, while the involvement of 7 persons is being suspected. Seized contraband is estimated to be worth over Rs 4 crore, informed Crime Branch ADG.
A case under relevant sections have been registered against the accused.
Further investigation is underway.