Bhubaneswar: Police seized 7.70 quintal of ganja while being carried illegally in a truck at Padia in Malkangiri district early this morning.
According to reports, a team of Padia police came across a truck carrying several gunny bags of ganja during the wee hours on Monday. The police soon seized the ganja and the vehicle and detained a person. The cost of seized ganja is estimated to be over Rs 77 lakh.
The arrested has been identified as a resident of Maharashtra. Further investigations are on, said police.