Coal-laden tractor seized, 2 held
Talcher: A coal-laden tractor has been seized near Santapada village under the block on Saturday. The police also arrested two persons for their alleged involvement in the illegal coal transporting.
The arrested have been identified as the driver of the vehicle Sushant Das and the owner Sunil Das.
According to sources, the tractor has lifted coal from Lingaraj coal mines, while the police stopped the vehicle near the village.
During the preliminary investigation, it was learnt that the duo has forged the transit pass and have entered the coal mine. In this regard, a case (27/19) was registered with the police.