Sambalpur, Apr 9: Sambalpur Town police has seized brownsugar weighing 7.5 grams worth Rs 1.5 lakh and arrested 3 persons in this connection.
They were arrested from Sahu colony in the town, police said today.
The accused have been identified as Mohammad Arif, Bikash Dudkia and Bunty Pradhan.
The police conducted a raid and found 7.5 grams of brown sugar while checking. They seized the contraband and arrested the accused subsequently. They also seized 2 motorcycles, 3 mobile phones from their possession.
They were going to distribute the contraband in different areas of the district, said an official.