Boudh Police on Monday seized cough syrup in huge quantity by conducting a raid on an illegal manufacturing unit in Srigida village.
Boudh, Jun 21: Continuing with its crackdown against the drug smugglers, the Boudh Police on Monday seized cough syrup in huge quantity by conducting a raid on an illegal manufacturing unit in Srigida village under Atabira police limits and took two persons into custody.
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.