Jatani, Apr 6: The Jatani police arrested two people for smuggling brown sugar in a stolen motorcycle here in Khordha district today, said police.
The accused have been identified as Nandu and Jagan who were involved in brown sugar smuggling racket for past few months.
According to the police , the accused had lifted motorcycles from the parking lot of a Bhubaneswar based private hospital were smuggling the contraband in different areas of the district by using the stolen vehicles. Police have seized two motorcycles along with Rs 45000 cash from their possession.
Apart from that, many other smugglers who had stolen bikes for distributing brown sugars in different places were also nabbed by Khandagiri and Lingaraj police in the district, informed the police.