Cuttack, Jun 6: Unearthing yet another drug racket in the Millenium City, the Commissionerate Police arrested three persons from CDA area on Monday and seized over 1 kg brown sugar from their possession.
The held accused have been identified as Sk Tamir, Sk Allaudin and Sk Ersat.
As per the report, the peddler trio was en-route to CDA area by crossing Madhusudan Setu when police got a tip-off on them. After a brief chase, a police team led by SI Abinash Parida intercepted their car and carried out a search to discover a packet of 1.38 kg brown sugar.
With the banned drug police also seized the bike, car and mobile phones of the accused before arresting them.
The held trio has been charged under the relevant sections of NDPS Act and their interrogation is underway.