On Monday evening, a truck with 15 sacks of waste was seized near the Makutta check post.
The commerce ministry's investigation arm Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR) is probing the alleged dumping of 'Vitamin A Palmitate' originating in or exported from these countries.
The police added that two cases were registered in Thiruvengadam and one in Alangulam limits against those involved in the smuggling of Kerala wastes.
Meanwhile, the villagers of Karumbanur near Alangulam said that they do not have clarity yet on whom to be contacted to report the burning of plastic and electronics waste from Kerala.
"Based on the duo's confession, the other two suspects were arrested on Thursday, and are being probed.
In the coming spell of rains, this could adversely affect crop cultivation on nearby fields as the river - due to the mounds of soil - is prone to breach and inundate the fields.
This chemical is also known as ATS-8, which is a key raw material for manufacturing Atorvastatin active pharmaceutical ingredient.
Also, the panchayat announced that penalty of `1000 would be imposed, if any resident dumps garbage in public.
Visitors to Malkangiri town are greeted by an unbearable stench emanating from the heaps of garbage dumped besides Malkangiri-Balimela major district road.
On the occasion of the centralised immersion procession, the sanitation workers worked to remove the garbage quickly and without causing any inconvenience to the people.
The CMC had also identified four places near Krushak Bazar, Sati Chaura waste management centre, a vacant place near Upar Deula Sahi Transit House and Central School at Nuapada for dumping.
Residents said several complaints filed with the corporation officials in this regard have gone in vain.
The city has three landfill sites — Ghazipur, Bhalaswa and Okhla — that have turned into huge garbage mountains.
The residents said one could witness heaps of garbage, including construction waste, dumped along the service roads.
The residents of Ariyalur has been requesting the civic body to focus on deepening the waterbody, Irusukuttai pond, strengthening the bund rather than its beautification.
The Collector urged the public to segregate the biodegradable and non-biodegradable waste at the source, and hand it over to the municipal workers.
Sewage let into the once pristine lake has left it stinking, forcing the GHMC to finally act
In 2019, when the corporation started the biomining work, officials said the corporation would utilise 47.7 acres of recovered land for constructing a park, primary health centre, and library.
According to the residents, it has been four weeks since the dump yard has been on fire, persistently emitting carcinogenic fumes.
The Commissioner issued an indictment (Charge memorandum) notice to the sanitary supervisor of wards 90 & 91, Sivakumar, and ordered an explanation within the next 15 days.