On Thursday night while patrolling at Kamalapur check gate near Luhagudi, IIC Sujit Kumar Nayak of Mohana and his staff intercepted a Mahindra vehicle (OR02BZ 6977) and seized eight bags of ganja weighing 225.5 kg whose cost will be Rs 14 lakh.
In presence of Additional Tehsildar Ashis Kumar Pradhan, the ganja bags were weighed. T Madhab Behra(34) from Narayanpur of Dharakote of Ganjam district was arrested in the case. Similarly on Friday at Kuanpada near Kankata village under RUdayagiri, 131. 7 kg of ganja was seized by SI RUdayagiri Police Station Mukesh Kumar Lakra and his team. They seized a Scorpio vehicle (UP 65 B 2777) in this connection and arrested 3 persons, including a minor boy and a woman. All are from Bihar. A case was registered against them.