1 kilo brown sugar seized in Malda, one held
Kaliachak police succeeded in seizing a large quantity of brown sugar after raiding Bamuntola village on Sunday night. A youth was arrested too. Additionally, Rs 7.5 lakh in denomination of 2000 was seized from the youth identified as Aminul Alam.
Superintendent of police Arnab Ghosh informed the media that acting on a tip off a team Kaliachak police went to Bamuntola village. “Approximately one kilo brown sugar was seized from possession of one Aminul Alam. We seized Rs 7.5 lakh from him too which might have been earned by dealing in the narcotic. We are interrogating the youth to know about the source of such large quantity of brown sugar,” the SP, Malda said.
It has been learnt from police sources that the approximate price of the seized brown sugar in the clandestine market would be Rs 1 crore. (EOIC)