Similiguda, Jan 15: Similiguda police seized 229 kg of ganja worth Rs 10 lakh from a vehicle near National Highway 27 in Koraput district on Friday.
One person has been arrested in this connection, informed the police officials.
Acting on a tip off, the police stopped the vehicle during regular checking near a roadside hotel.
During the search they found 86 bags of cannabis weighing 229kg from a secret compartment of the vehicle and seized it.
The cannabis was being smuggled from Patangi to Jeypore, said a senior official.
“We have forwarded the arrestee to court. Raids are on to nab other involved in the smuggling,” the official said.