Crime

1.5 quintal ganja seized from Cuttack railway station

Cuttack: Excise officials with support of the Government Railway Police (GRP) seized 1.5 quintals of ganja from the Cuttack railway station at Cuttack early this morning.

According to reports, Excise sleuths swung into action after being tipped off by reliable source that huge quantities of the contraband intoxicant, ganja, was transported through a train. The sleuths with help of the GRP conducted raids on the train and found the marijuana packed in bags.

The excise sleuths have started further investigations.

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