--Police seized over 1 quintal ganja from a car near Tamando on Bhubaneswar outskirts and arrested three persons.
Bhubaneswar, Jul 14: The special squad of Commissionerate Police seized over 1 quintal ganja from a car near Tamando and arrested three persons for carrying the contraband.
The approximate market value of the seized contraband is estimated to be Rs 5 lakh. The ganja is being smuggled from Phulbani in Khandamal district to Saliasahi in Bhubaneswar.
According to reports, the special squad, acting on a tip off, stopped the car at Tamando on the city outskirts. During searches, ganja was found packed in gunny bags in the dickey of the car.