3 Ganja Smugglers Arrested In Koraput

Koraput: Jeypore Sadar police have arrested three persons on charges of smuggling ganja.

The accused persons have been identified as Asan(30), a native of Uttar Pradesh, Anil Barik (20), and Sankar Mali (21) of G. Majhiguda under Baipariguda police limits.

Police have seized ganja estimated to be worth around Rs 15.3 lakh, Rs 5,000 cash, 4 mobile phones, and one Pulsar motorcycle from their possession.

The accused were reportedly smuggling ganja from Lamtaput area of Koraput district to Haryana when they were nabbed by the police following a raid near Tankua.

The accused have been forwarded to court.