Ganja worth Rs 3.56 crore seized by DRI

Hyderabad(Hyd): Regarding 1,427 kg of ganja value INR 3.56 cr was captured from a truck & the driver of the vehicle detained in this connection, the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence stated on Fri..

The narcotic has been identified concealed in an ingeniously designed special cavity between the cargo region & driver’s cabin, a DRI declare stated.

The dept. authorities, acting on particular intelligence, had intercepted the truck carrying utilized worn out tyres in Panthangi Toll Plaza near here on Thu. & impacted the seizure, it stated.

The ganja has been allegedly loaded in East Godavari Dist. of AP & has been destined for WP.

The contraband & the vehicle have been captured & the driver detained within the provisions of Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, 1985.