Day by day, the most lucrative business of the season, Sand Smuggling is on increase though police monitor the same and capture vehicles and men indulging in the crime.
Truck owners are ready to pay huge penalties as the business get them more profit even after paying kick backs and penalties to official mechanism.
Day before yesterday, SIPCOT police seized 6 trucks found smuggling sand to Bangalore and also arrested 5 men. One of the driver of a truck managed to escape.
18 units of sand was taken into custody.