Cuttack, June 23: Special squad of Excise Department has seized 164 grams of brown sugar from Banki under Cuttack district on Wednesday.
One accused has been nabbed in this connection while others have escaped from the sleuth.
Sources said, after a specific tip off, the Central Intelligence Wing of Excise Department rushed to Banki where they nabbed a person who was trafficking brown sugar to Cuttack town.
Subsequently, the involved peddler was arrested after 164 grams of brown sugar was recovered from his possession.
A case under NDPS Act has been registered against the accused. Further investigation is underway to crack the whole network, said an excise official.