Bhadrak: Central Excise Intelligence officials on Sunday arrested two drug peddlers seized brown sugar worth over Rs 8 lakh in Bhadrak district. The arrested persons have been identified as residents of Dolasahi village under Tihidi block in Bhadrak district.
Reportedly, the team of Central Excise Intelligence conducted a raid near an over bridge at Charampa area in the morning after receiving reliable inputs about the illegal activity.
They intercepted the two accused riding on a motorcycle. Following a thorough search, they recovered 81 gram brown sugar worth over Rs 8 lakh from their possession.
Reportedly, the accused duo was involved in a narcotics trade racket in Jajpur and Bhadrak districts.