15 September 2019
Cuttack: Excise department officials on Sunday seized 92 grams of brown sugar from a person near Gadagadia ghat. The accused has been identified as Balaram Behera of Machuabazar area in the city.
The estimated value of the seized contraband is nearly Rs 10 lakh. Behera has been booked under multiple Sections IPC and NDPS Act.
Acting on a tip-off, the Excise sleuths intercepted Behera near Gadagadia ghat on suspicion. While frisking, the sleuths recovered the contraband from his possession.