History-sheeter held in Ganjam

Berhampur:A man allegedly involved in at least six crimes, including murder, was arrested from Khairaputi village in Ganjam district, police said today. Raiding the house of Pranabandhu Bhuyan, police also seized huge quantities of sugar, wheat and rice meant for supply under the public distribution system (PDS), said inspector in-charge (Gangapur) Dinabandhu Behera.

The commodities seized on Wednesday included around 19 quintals of sugar, 50 quintals of wheat and four quintals of rice. Allegedly involved in a murder and other crimes, Bhuyan was absconding since 2009.