Lamptaput, April 17: In a major crackdown, a team of Lamptaput police has arrested two alleged ganja mafiaa with seizure of 60 kg ganja worth over Rs 6 lakhs from Padua area in Koraput district during patrolling.
The Mafias have been identified as Paramananda and Mohit Sharma of Delhi.
On a tip-off, the Lamptaput police officials were patrolling at Lamptaput market during curfew and stopped a car. During searching, the mafias tried to flee from the spot but failed. They found ganja worth over Rs 6 lakh stashed in the car and seized it.
They were transporting the ganja from Padua locality to Delhi, said police.
A case has been registered at Lamptaput Police Station in this connection.