25 January 2020
Kandhamal: Around 82 kg of ganja allegedly trafficked in a private ambulance from Kududa village under Phiringia Police limits of Kandhamal district to Bhubaneswar was seized by police on Saturday and the driver was arrested.
As per Phulbani Sadar SDPO Mahendranath Murmu, acting on a tip-off that the arrested accused Ajay Kumar Pradhan was trafficking two full bags of ganja, a special team was formed by Phiringia PS IIC Shyam Sunder Rao under the instruction of Prateek Singh.
After successfully intercepting the vehicle and seizing the ganja, SDPO Murmu said that the checking of vehicles will be intensified in the area. During interrogation accused Pradhan said that one person named Jitu had hired the ambulance and instructed him to take the ganja-filled bags to Aska.