Plastic peas seized, one arrested

10 Mar 2017

The Detective Department today conducted a raid in the Gwala Patti area of Siliguri and seized 500kg of green peas made of plastic. A suspect named Daya Yadav was also arrested. Yadav purportedly made plastic peas at his residence and sold them in packets used in packing real peas. The DD also seized a significant amount of yeast butter during the raid.
Yadav will be produced at Siliguri Court on Saturday with police officials saying the seized pea packets would be sent for a lab test and other necessary examinations. (EOIC)