Visakhapatnam: The officials of prohibition and excise department on Saturday has seized 420 kgs dry ganja and arrested two inter-state ganja smugglers. The officials intercepted them when three smugglers were transporting the contraband in a lorry at Paderu in Vizag Agency. The officials said that acting on a tip-off, their teams stopped the lorry on the ghat road near Nakkalaput and seized the contraband. However, one ganja smuggler has managed to flee the spot.
The officials said that the trio had procured the weed from parts of Vizag Agency and the lorry was heading towards Anakapalli from Munchingiput. The officials registered a case under NDPS Act and investigation is on to nab the other accused in the case who fled the scene.
Source : The hans india