Bhadrak: The excise officials here on Tuesday seized brown sugar from two persons near Bonth Chhak in the district. The arrested have been identified as Sujit Das and Prashant Behera.
Acting on a tipoff, a team of excise officials led by Sadar Sub-Inspector Santosh Kumar Bal intercepted the duo near Bonth Chhak and conducted a search. During the search, the officials seized 20 grams of brown sugar from them.
The officials have also seized a bike from their possession.
A case was registered against the accused persons under relevant Sections of IPC. Further investigation into the matter is underway.