Jajpur, Jan 9: The Jajpur police busted an adulterated sauce and pickle manufacturing unit in Shandhapur village under the Sundaria panchayat in the Dharamsala block of the district.
A team of police officials raided the village on the direction of SP Rahul PR.
According to sources, a man named Dillip Kumar was running the factory in his house. During the raid adulterated chili sauce, tomato sauce, pickles and soft drinks, packaging machines, chemicals and huge quantity of raw materials were seized.
Additional Tahsildar Devi Prasad Mohanty was also present at the spot during the raid.
Sources said that adulterated chili sauce, tomato sauce, pickles were made here and sent to various parts of the district, including the local market in Jajpur.
Factory owner Dillip has been detained by the police for questioning while further investigation is on.