Koraput, Dec 3: Intensifying crackdown against illicit cultivation of ganja, Nandapur police, and excise officials have destroyed cannabis cultivation amounting to around 40 crores. Atleast two of them have been detained in this connection.
The officials uprooted the plants and set them on fire.
Acting on a tip-off, police and excise officials conducted several raids in different parts of the districts and destroyed the ganja cultivation amounting to around 40 crores.
A case has been registered against the cultivators. A probe has been launched in this connection.