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Gutkha worth Rs 30 L seized, 4 held

Police seized banned gutkha worth Rs 30 lakh smuggled in a vegetable vehicle and arrested four persons on Tuesday.

Gutkha worth Rs 30 L seized, 4 held
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Fort Police rushed to Sanjeevi Nagar on a tip off and found as many as 64 bags of banned gutkha from a vehicle. The vehicle and two mobile phones were seized and police arrested S Somu Sekar (22) and N Manoj Kumar (26) both from Mysuru. The duo pointed to V Baskaran (50) from Kambarasampettai in Tiruchy and his brother V Muthu (60) who were held and Rs 3 lakh in cash seized from them. Tiruchy City Commissioner of Police G Karthikeyan appreciated the cops.

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