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Kohima police seize around 200 kg Ganja; One held

Kohima police seize around 200 kg Ganja; One held

Kohima, March 15 (NEx): Kohima Police during routine surveillance, seized approximately 200 kg of contraband Ganja at Paramedical Junction, today, March 15, 2021 and arrested one person in this connection.

Kohima police in a notification said, on Monday, ‘at around 10:00 AM, a team of Kohima Police from South Police Station while on routine surveillance duty at Paramedical Junction, intercepted a Mahindra Scorpio bearing registration No. AS06F 0498.’

‘Upon checking of the vehicle, 20(twenty) packets of contraband ganja wrapped in black coloured polythene sheet was found concealed inside the vehicle.’

‘The contraband ganja weighing approximately 200 kg along with the vehicle, were seized and the driver of the vehicle identified as Silastin (30 yrs), S/o. Hepuni, Vill- Laii, P/S- Tadubi, Dist- Senapati, Manipur was also arrested,’ it notified.

In this connection, a regular case under the NDPS Act has been registered for further investigation, Kohima police informed.