Bhubaneswar, Feb 16: The Drug Task Force of Commissionerate Police today seized 40.50 grams grams of brown sugar during a raid in Saheed Nagar area and arrested three persons.
Polivc also seized a bike, three cell phones and Rs 6400 from their possession.
The arrested has been identified as Suvendu Kumar Panda (21), Ajay Kumar Kar (31) and Satyanarayan Behera (22) in this connection.
Police said that the accused claimed that they have procured the contraband from Jaleswar area in Balasore district. “They are being further interrogated to ascertain the involvement of other associates in the drug peddling racket,” said a police official.