At least two persons identified as Biswajit Dhupal of Sugo and Muktikant Nath of Artang were also taken into custody from the spot during the crackdown.
As per the report, Bhadrak Excise Inspector Range-II got a tip-off that a contraband consignment was being transported into Bhadrak in the morning and launched a raid.
By intercepting a car bearing Registration Number-OD 05 AT 6874 at Machhahat Chhak, the Excise Department sleuths conducted a frisk and discovered 250 litres of country liquor and 200 litres of foreign liquor from the same.
As Biswajit and Muktikant who were boarding the car failed to produce necessary document in support of liquor transportation the consignment was seized.
After seizing the car used in liquour transportation the officials are quizzing the held duo.