Bhubaneswar: Excise officials on Monday conducted raid at Kalinga studio chhak and arrested two persons in connection with brown sugar smuggling.
The identity of accused is yet to be ascertained.
Acting on a tip-off, the excise officials raided the place, seized items weighing around 15 gram from their possessions and nabbed two persons.
Further investigation is underway to crack their network.
Notably, officials of Quick Action Team (QAT) and Laxminsagar police station raided the Haladipadia slum in the city and arrested Ruksana Begus alias Jema and found 36 grams of brown sugar from her possession on February 2.