Aska: The police today raided Nalabanata village under Aska police station limits in Ganjam district and seized illegal firecrackers worth around Rs 45 lakhs from six pickup vans.
Aska police station IIC Prashant Kumar Sahu, informed that one person was apprehended during the raid while 10 others managed to escape. A case has been registered in this regard.
Earlier today, Aska SDPO Umashankar Singh, Tehsildar Fakir Charan Parida and IIC Prashant Kumar Sahu conducted a joint raid at Nalabanata village and seized six firecracker-laden pickup vans.
Aska Police arrested Hrudananda Naik from Tigiria area of Cuttack District was arrested and forwarded him to court.