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Brown sugar worth Rs 20 lakh seized in Odisha’s Balasore; one held

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Balasore: The Flying Squad of the Odisha Excise Department today seized 200 grams of brown sugar worth Rs 20 lakh near Sekabada under Jaleswar police limits in Odisha’s Balasore district and arrested a person in this connection.

Acting on a tip-off about the illegal trade of the contraband in the area, a team of the Excise Department reached Jaleswar this morning.

The cops apprehended one Sheikh Kalu (28) of Sekabada while he was on his way to peddle the brown sugar. Further investigation into the incident is underway.