Balangir, Jan 21: The Balangir police officials have seized 5000 bottles of cough syrup in the Patharachepa area on Bolangir-Patnagarh road in the Balangir district. Three persons were arrested in this connection.
Acting on a tip-off, the police officials conducted a raid and seized 5000 bottles of cough syrup. The police arrested three persons during the illegal transportation of the consignment in a pick-up van.
“The accused were arrested and further investigation into this matter is underway”, said an official.