Police seize 225 kg Ganja worth Rs 11.25 lakh in Warangal city

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Warangal CP G Sudheer Babu with seized Ganja and the accused at his office on Tuesday.

Warangal Urban: The Hanamkonda police have seized 225 kg of processed ganja worth around Rs 11.25 lakh and seized a car used for transporting the Ganja near Naimnagar in the city on Monday.

They arrested one Subhash Chauhan of Jalgaon district of Maharastra in connection with the case, while two other accused identified as Ganesh and Charan from the Jalgaon have managed to give a slip to the police.

Addressing a press conference here on Tuesday, Police Commissioner G Sudheer Babu said that the Hanamkonda police led by sub-inspector G Ashok arrested the accused during the vehicle checks at Naimnagar Pedda Mori area in the city after noticing the Ganja in the car.

It is said that the accused had purchased the dry ganja from Paderu, Vishakapatnam district, and were trying to shift it to Maharashtra.