The held accused duo has been identified as the residents of the same village.
Acting upon a tip-off on the illegal cough syrup manufacturing and trading which was going on at a house in Srigida village a few days back, Atabira Police put the same on its radar. Based on reliable information, a police team raided the unit today morning and carried out a frisk.
Cough syrup and sedative tablets in huge quantity along with raw materials used in manufacturing those were found from the spot during the search to be seized.
Later, the accused duo was taken into custody for failing to produce necessary permit in support of running the unit.