Berhampur, Dec 5: Police have seized gold weighing more than 6 kilograms and 239 kg of silver from a car on Saturday evening. Police said that the value of the seized metal would be Rs 2.5 crore.
As per reports, police intercepted a car bearing registration number of Tamil Nadu and later found gold and silver from the car. Police have also detained three persons in this connection.
“We strongly suspect that the valuables were being smuggled to Odisha from Tamil Nadu. The detainees are being further interrogated to ascertain the source of procurement of the valuables,” said a police official.