Mayurbhanj: Police today seized over 400 grams of brown sugar from Takatpur area under Town police station limits in Mayurbhanj district and arrested a person in this connection.
The estimated value of the contraband is said to be around Rs 40 lakh.
Acting on a tip-off, police conducted a raid and seized 417 grams of brown sugar. The cops also arrested a peddler involved in the illegal trade.
A case has been registered and further investigation is underway into the matter, sources said.