Mayurbhanj, Feb 6: Police on Tuesday seized 120 pg of Ganja from a four wheeler and arrested two persons in this connection near Jashipur market in Odisha’s Mayurbhanj.
The arrestees have been identified as Asiful Mandal of West Bengal and Meyal Viswan. The two were smuggling the contraband from Sambalpur to West Bengal. Acting on a tip-off regarding the smuggling, police trapped them near Jashipur and seized the contraband. The estimate value of the seized contraband is said to be Rs 12 Lakh.
A case has been registered at Jashipur police station and further investigation is underway to ascertain more details in this regard.