Angul: Police today arrested a drug peddler from Nalco area and seized cash worth Rs 2.94 lakh from his possession.
Police have also seized brown sugar weighing 7 grams from the accused identified as Nagen Behera (27).
Police said that the accused has been supplying the contraband in the area for the past few months. “We have seized 15 mobile phones from him along with a weighing machine used for weighing the contraband. He is being further interrogated to identify others involved in the illegal trade,” said a police official.