Truck load of 1000 kgs of Manipuri Ganja worth more than 7 Crores Seized near Siliguri
A truck laden with Manipur cannabis (ganja Marijuana) was heading towards Kolkata from Manipur. Officials of Bidhannagar Police Commissionerate arrested the truck driver on Saturday while he was having his breakfast at the Siliguri-Kolkata highway.
The marijuana was hid under a secret compartment of the truck built underneath it and on the top portion of the trucks cabin.
Police later informed that the cannabis seized were worth more than Rs seven crore.
Earlier from Indo-Bangladesh border, officials of Border Security Force seized 100 Kg of hemp cannabis in North 24 Parganas on April 19.
The cannabis today caught were wrapped in 47 plastic packets weighing 1000 kgs. Later the cannabis has been handed over to the customs department of Bangoan for legal action.