Rs 1 lakh tobacco products seized
Town police today arrested a person in connection with the seizure of five gunny bags of pan masala, estimated at Rs one lakh in open market from a godown at Kannur town today.
According to police, they arrested K Pratheesh (38) of Nalampeedika near Chakkarakkal.The tobacco products,under various brand names (Hans, Pan Parag and Madhu) were being brought from Mangalore and kept in 'Able stores' at Haji road.
Town sub inspector Anilkumar led the team to conduct raid on the godown and seized the tobacco products at 1430 hrs and investigation was going on, police said.
(Posted on 22-04-2014)