Four From UP Held With Over 100 Kg Ganja In Koraput

Koraput: Around 102.4 kilograms of ganja (cannabis) was seized from a car with the arrest of four persons by police near Kangarpoda bridge in Lamtaput block of Koraput district on Monday night.

Reportedly, the accused persons identified as residents of Uttar Pradesh were smuggling ganja from Ankadeli village in Lamtaput to Uttar Pradesh in a car having no number plate.

Lamtaput Police, which was on a night patrolling in the area, noticed the vehicle and intercepted it. On search of the vehicle, it found sacks containing ganja weighing around 102.4 kilograms.

The worth of the seized ganja in the black market would be over Rs 5 lakh, said police.