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Two Quintals Of Ganja Seized, 2 Held In Balasore

Balasore: The district police seized ganja weighing 2 quintals from a car at Seragada toll plaza in Balasore district late last night.

Two persons -including driver of the vehicle Muktikanta Nayak and his associate Rehman Khan have been arrested in this connection.
Khantapada police intercepted an Innova car heading towards Balasore from Sunabeda in Koraput and recovered the huge cache of narcotics.

'The accused were travelling with the consignment of contraband for a client in Balasore. Close to 2 quintals of cannabis were seized when the officials intercepted the vehicle midway,' informed B Jugal Kishore, Balasore SP.

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