Choudwar, Jan 17: The Special Task Force (STF) of Crime Branch busted busted an illegal dump yard of hard coke in Nuapatana forest and arrested 10 persons including the mastermind in the connection.
The STF has seized about 40 tons of hard coke from the spot.
According to reports, the STF had got concrete clue regarding large scale dumping of hard coke in Nuapatna forest. Accordingly the team started search operation from the Coffee bar and succeed the black depot in the deep forest.
Police found about 40 tons of hard coke dumped on the ground and 9 truck loads of coke which were to transport else where.
The police seized the errant trucks with the ground dumped hard coke and arrested 11 offenders in this case.
STF Additional SP Tejraj Patel said that the seized hard coke is suspected to be trafficked from Jajpur to Chhattisgarh.