Malkangiri: The Malkangiri police in Odisha have arrested a drug dealer and constable for smuggling ganja and sent them to jail custody on Sunday.
According to reports, acting on a tip-off, Malkangiri police SI raided a place in Markapalli on Sunday night and arrested one Sarat Chandra Hantal for allegedly selling ganja (marijuana). The police have also ganja packets and a Bolero van during the raid.
During interrogation, Hental revealed that a police constable named Manoj Kumar Muduli was involved in ganja smuggling in the area.
The police arrested Muduli and sent him to jail after his bail plea was rejected. Meanwhile, a probe has been launched to find out other members involved in the smuggling of contraband in the area.