Diamond worth lakhs seized in Balasore, 2 held
Balasore: In a success to Railway police, it seized diamond worth lakhs from the possession of two smugglers and arrested them at Soro Railway Station here today.
The held accused have been identified as Charan Mohanty and Babula Rana.
As per the report, a team of Railway Protection Force (RPF) swung into action and conducted a raid at the railway station this morning after getting a tip off on the diamond consignment. During the raid the duo was taken into custody and the precious metal seized.
During the interrogation of the smuggler duo they revealed that the consignment was being sent to neighbouring West Bengal State, said RPF source.
Further investigation is underway in the incident.