Chandikhol, Jan 26: A vehicle engaged in cattle smuggling was seized by Bairi police in Jajpur district on Tuesday, said police.
According to reports, six cows were loaded in inhuman conditions in a pickup van.
The members of Bajrang Dal, a Hindu outfit, intercepted the vehicle at Chatia and seized it.
They handed the vehicle over to Bairi police.
Later, the police rescued the cows and sent to a nearby veterinary hospital for treatment.