Gutka worth Rs 6 lakh seized from Kovai godown

By PTI Published on Jul 10, 2018 10:11 AM IST

Coimbatore: A total of 750 kg of banned tobacco products, worth Rs 6 lakh, were seized by personnel of the Food Safety Department from a godown here, police have said.

On a tip-off, the personnel raided the godown and seized gutka and pan parag stored in cartons, they said yesterday.

No arrest has been made so far, the police said. Recently, over 2,500 kg of the tobacco items were confiscated from various areas in the city, they added.