Cuttack: In yet another major haul of narcotics products, Odisha Excise officials today seized 160 gm brown sugar, worth around Rs 16 lakh and arrested three persons in this regard.
According to reports, the contraband item was seized during a raid by the Excise officials at Patara Sahi near Cuttack railway station.
Among the arrested persons, two are from Khordha district and one from Balsore district.
Notably, brown sugar weighing 1.2 kg valued at Rs 1.2 crore was seized from a house during a raid in Balasore district leading to the arrest of a woman two months ago.
On May 28 last, excise officials had seized 930 grams of brown sugar from the same area.