Ganja Plantation On 53.69 Acres Destroyed In Koraput

Koraput: In a joint operation by Revenue, Excise, Forest and Police officials’ ganja plantation on 53.69 acres of private and government land was destroyed in Kumarput and Harganda area under Machkund police limits in Nandapur tahasil of Koraput district.

A total of 63,600 hemp plants were destroyed during the operation today, informed Nandapur SDPO Sanjay Mohapatra.

Assistant Collector Koraput Tapan Nayak, Excise Inspector P Banua, Machkund IIC P Lakra, District Voluntary Force (DVF) and other officials took part in the operation, Mohapatra added.