Five Quintal Ganja Seized From Truck In Ganjam, Two Held

Berhampur: Around five quintals of ganja was seized from a truck during a raid by Excise intelligence officials at Khodasingi in Ganjam district on Saturday.

Acting on a tip-off, the Excise officials intercepted the truck that was on its way from Krushnapur village under Patapur police limits to Nagpur. During a search of the vehicle, they recovered around five quintals of ganja worth around Rs 50 lakh.

Two persons identified as truck driver Mangilal Bhil and another person Mangilal Gorona have been arrested in this connection. They were reportedly involved in several cases of ganja trafficking.