Ganjam, Oct 28: Chhatrapur police has seized huge cache of tobacco from a shop on Thursday.
Two peddlers were arrested after as many as 34 sacks of illegal tobacco was recovered from a pickup van near a city-based shop in the evening.
Sources said, police patrolling team spotted a sack laden pickup van in the market and conducted a search. Meanwhile, 34 packets of tobacco was recovered from the vehicle.
Following this, police seized the contraband and the vehicle. Subsequently, two peddlers were taken into police custody, said IIC,Chhatrapur P.S, Satyaranjan Pradhan.