Patharkandi : Brown sugar valued at over Rs. 50 lakh was seized and two men arrested by police from Patharkandi railway station in Karimganj district of Friday.
The arrested person were identified as Ruful Amin and Salman Miya, both residents of Tripura.
Patherkandi police station’s officer in-charge Samarjit Basumatary told reporters that a team of police men, based on a tip-off, laid a trap of Patherkandi rail station on Friday and apprehended the men with 131 grams of brown sugar. Theke market value of the seized contraband is over Rs. 50 lakh, he said.