Padmapur, June 1: The Jagdalpur police today seized 68 bottles of illegal cough syrup and arrested a 23-year-old man for selling at Dhumabhata Chhak under Padmapur sub-division in Bargarh district.
The arrested has been identified as Prashant Dansana, a resident of Dhumabahata village.
According to reports, the accused person has been selling cough syrup to youths of the locality, who allegedly use this as an intoxicant.
Acting on a tip off, a team of the police conducted a raid at Dhumabhata Chhak and arrested Prashant.
In this regard, the police have registered a case and forwarded him to court.