The officials of the Food & Drugs Administration on 5th January 2011 afternoon raided the bungalow of Sudhakar Matkar at Bethoda-Ponda-Goa and seized Gutkha worth Rs. 10.93 Lacks under the provisions of Goa Public (Amendment) Act, 2005.

Shri. Sudhakar Matkar is one of the main suppliers/distributors involved in the trade Gutka and has been booked in the part by this Directorate for a similar offence under the said Act in the past, which case trial is in progress.

The Food Inspector Shri. Abel Rodrigues and Smt. Shradha Khutkar  conducted this raid and seizure operation and have now booked another case against Shri. Sudhakar Matkar under the Goa Public (Amendment) Act, 2005