Bhubaneswar: Police on Thursday arrested a 33-year-old man and seized 19 grams of brown sugar from him on the outskirts of the city.
The arrested was identified as Ramesh Chandra Behera alias Kuna, a native of Padasahi in Nandankanan police limits in Khurda.
Acting on a tipoff, Mancheswar police in association with the quick action team (QAT) of Commissionerate Police intercepted Kuna near Kalarahanga Canal road. During the search of his motorcycle, the police found 19 grams of brown sugar in the bike dickey.
The police seized the brown sugar, the motorcycle and a cellphone from the possession of the accused. A case has been registered in this regard, the police said.