Gutkha worth Rs 2 lakh seized in Mahabubnagar

By Author  |  Published: 13th Jun 2018  8:27 pm

Mahabubnagar: As per the orders of District SP Dr B Anuradha, enforcement officers raided retail outlets on Wednesday, where they seized banned gutkha stock worth Rs 2 lakh stored to sell in those outlets.

In the retail outlet of one Venkataiah in Jadcherla town, they found gutkha worth Rs 10,000 and in another godown near the house of one Vamshi, officers found gutkha worth Rs 2 lakh stored.

The seized gutkha was procured from neighbouring Karnakata. Jadcherla Town SI Lakshmi Narasimha said that cases were booked against the two individuals and that stern action would be taken if anybody was found selling the banned gutkha.