Huge quantity of illegal iron ore seized, 3 arrested

Rourkela: Three persons were arrested and huge quantity of illegal iron ore seized at Lahunipara area of Sundargrh district today.

One tipper and nine tonne of iron ores were seized by police who also arrested three people including an alleged local mafia Raju Munda, his partner and owner of the vehicle Subash Pradhan and the driver, police said. "We have arrested three persons and Munda is the master-mind", said Amaresh Panda, Sub-Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Bonai.