The held peddlers have been identified as Md Arfi of Motijharan, Vikash Tudkia of Charbhati and Bunty Pradhan of Patnaikpara areas.
Based on regular complaints of illegal drug trade at a house in Sahu Colony for past couple of months, the Town Police had put the same on its radar. On Wednesday night a police team raided the concerned house and found the trio involved in drug dealing. The peddlers were immediately taken into custody.
Apart from seizing the brown sugar, the market cost of which would be around Rs 1.5 lakh, the cops also seized three mobile phones and cash worth Rs 3,740 from the spot.
Charged under various Sections of the NDPS Act, the accused were forwarded to court yesterday night.