Brown sugar seized from engineering student in Bhubaneswar
Bhubaneswar: The Excise sleuths on Wednesday seized 83 grams of brown sugar from an engineering student near Salia Sahi slum area in Bhubaneswar.
The accused has been identified as an engineering student. Officials said the arrested student was earlier pursuing B-tech in the Mechanical branch from a city-based college.
Acting on a tip-off, the excise sleuths conducted a raid at Salia Sahi this morning. During the search, the officials found 83 grams of brown sugar from the possession of the student.
The market value of the seized contraband is estimated to be nearly Rs 8 lakh. A probe into the matter is underway, the police said and added that a case has been registered against the accused under relevant Sections of the IPC.