Bhubaneswar: Excise sleuths on Friday arrested three persons including two women from Chintamaniswara and Haladipadia area here and seized brown sugar worth Rs 38 lakh from their possession.
Acting on reliable inputs about the drug peddlers, the sleuths conducted simultaneous raids at Chintamaniswara and Haladipadia area. During the search, brown sugar weighing 350 gram was seized.
The officials have arrested three peddlers including two women in this connection and seized 385 gram of brown sugar from them.
Sources said the estimated value of seized brown sugar is worth Rs 38 lakh. A case has been registered against the persons under relevant Sections of the IPC.