Tag: Contraband

Excise sleuths unearth Rs33 lakh during ganja raids in Ganjam
Excise sleuths unearth Rs 33 lakh during ganja raids in Ganjam

On August 10, Excise department sleuths had recovered 20 gold biscuits and Rs 1.22 crore while searching for marijuana

  • Tuesday, 13 September 2022
BSF Shoots Down Pak Drone Carrying Contraband In Punjab's Ferozpur
BSF Shoots Down Pak Drone Carrying Contraband In Punjab's Ferozpur

The BSF personnel found that a small bag (green coloured) was attached to the drone which contained four packets in yellow wrapping and one small packet in black colour wrapping was recovered. It is suspected to be contraband.

  • Monday, 07 March 2022
Ganja Seized
Odisha Police Busts Massive Drug Racket; 2100 Kg Ganja Seized, 26 Arrested

In a major success, Gajapati Police busted a massive drug racket and arrested 26 persons, including seven women in R Udayagiri on Monday (Aug 23). During the operation, police seized 2100 kg ganja (21 quintal) estimated to be worth over Rs 1.5 Crore.

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  • Tuesday, 24 August 2021
Brown sugar worth Rs 2L seized, one arrested

Balasore: Police on Tuesday arrested a man from Sunahata area under Town police limits of the district for allegedly carrying 20 grams brown sugar worth over Rs 2 lakhs. Acting on a tip off, the excise officials intercepted the 42-year-old man who was carrying 20 grams of brown sugar and arrested him from Madhunil Chhak […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Brown sugar worth Rs 20 lakh seized, 1 arrested in Khurda

Bhubaneswar: Excise sleuths today busted a brown sugar racket by arresting a trader from Thengahata near Samantarapur in Khurda district today. Contraband weighing 175 gram worth Rs 20 lakh, cash Rs 2.35 lakh, a gun and live bullets were seized from Somanath Bhujabal’s possession. He brings the illegal drug items from Jaleswar area in Balasore […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Spurious liquor trade thriving in Kendrapara village

Kendrapara: The statutory warning, expiry rule and other guidelines on sale of liquor do not deter the liquor mafia, who are doing brisk business by selling the spurious contraband items in parts of Kendrapara district. Even as the illegal trade has become rampant in the area, local administration and excise department have utterly failed to […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Brown Sugar Haul
Brown Sugar Worth Rs 14 Lakh, Country Liquor Seized In Bhadrak, 2 Held

A special intelligence team of Excise department seized 138 gms of brown sugar and 15 liters of country liquor from two youths near Bonth square in Bhadrak on Tuesday.

  • Tuesday, 01 June 2021