Raid on illegal gutkha unit, 8 arrested

Bhubaneswar: The commissionerate police raided an illegal gutkha manufacturing unit at Jagannath nagar in Laximisagar area here today.

Eight persons involved in the illegal activities were arrested on the spot. They will be forwarded to court today, police said.

Machines used for making tobacco items and raw materials worth over Rs over 1lakh were seized during the raid, they added.