Rayagada, Oct 4: The Excise officials seized ganja worth Rs 8 lakh in Gunupur area of Rayagada district and arrested one person in this connection.
The accused has been identified as Raghunath Majhi, a resident of Parima Village under Padmapur Police limits.
According to the sources, the Excise officials conducted a raid and seized 150 Kg of Ganja from Gunupur area. The estimated worth of the seized contraband is said to be over Rs 8 lakh.
The accused was forwarded to the court and further investigation has been initiated into the matter.