Bhubaneswar: Excise sleuths seized about several packets of liquor from a truck and arrested two persons at Rairangpur in Mayurbhanj district early this morning.
The truck was unloading the liquor packets when a team of excise officials snooped over them and made the seizures and arrests. While the driver of the truck managed to flee from the spot, two labourers engaged in unloading work were arrested by the sleuths, according to reports.
Reports said over 200 packets of liquor bottles were seized. The cost of the seized liquor is estimated at Rs 15 lakh. The excise sleuths are now interrogating the two arrested persons to know about who are involved in the illegal trade.