Jeypore: Ganja worth around Rs 10 lakh was seized by police on Friday near Tusuba area in Koraput district. Two persons have been detained in connection. The detainees hail from Bihar.
Acting on a tip-off, a police team intercepted a truck and conducted a raid. During search a huge cache of ganja, weighing about two quintal, was found stashed inside the vehicle.
During interrogation of the accused duo they have revealed that the contraband was being smuggled to Bihar from Odisha.
Police are questioning them to reveal more details and people involved in the smuggling racket.