Cuttack: The Twin City Commissionerate police today busted a spurious product manufacturing unit at Das Sahi in Shankarpur area of Odisha’s Cuttack city and detained two persons in this connection.
According to reports, Badambadi police, acting on a tip-off, raided the house of one Prabhat Sahu around 11 am and seized many fake products including flavouring essence, liquid fabric whitener, fairness cream, zarda and other articles.
The products were reportedly spurious besides having labels of various brands. The cost of the seized items is estimated to be Rs 4-5 lakh.
Packaging machine, labels and packets of different brands have been seized by police. Prabhat Sahu and his wife have been detained in this connection.
The products were supplied to different parts of Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Puri for sale, reports added.