Sambalpur, Oct 24: Adulterated cough syrup bottles and other banned drugs were seized by Khetrajpur police at Gurudwara Gali in front of Ganapati Tower in Sambalpur district today. The police also arrested one person in this connection.
The accused has been identified as Ram Prasad Mandekar, a resident of Banglapada village under Khetrajpur police station.
According to police, SI A Bhitria with staff were performing day patrolling at Gurudwara Gali in front of Ganapati Tower in the morning at around 9 am. Basing on the tips of information regarding selling of adulterated cough syrup with Nitrosum-10 tablets, he conducted raid and apprehended the Mandekar.
The police seized, 82 sealed cap cough syrup bottles and other banded drugs form the accused person.
A case has been registed in this regard and the accused person has been forwarded to court, said a police statement.