Balipatna, May 4: The Balipatna police on Tuesday seized over 20 kg of beef near Naranpur Canal Bridge and detained a person in this connection.
The detainee has been identified as Seikh Siraaj Niali area.
According to sources, some residents of Bhakarsahi village, on being informed about the transportation of beef, spotted Siraaj and searched him. Upon thorough search the villagers found beef in a gunny bag and informed the local police.
Later, the police reached the spot and seized the beef. The police also detained Siraaj and was questioning him till the last report came in.