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Vijayawada: Rs 2.2-crore ganja seized from cargo truck

DECCAN CHRONICLE.
Published May 27, 2019, 1:14 am IST
Updated May 27, 2019, 1:14 am IST
The ganja bags were hidden beneath of the chemicals. The officials seized the ganja and the lorry and took three persons into custody.
he massive quantity of ganja was hidden under a load of phosphogypsum, which is a byproduct of the manufacture of fertiliser from phospate rock. (Representational Image)
 he massive quantity of ganja was hidden under a load of phosphogypsum, which is a byproduct of the manufacture of fertiliser from phospate rock. (Representational Image)

Vijayawada: Acting on a tip-off, officers of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence, Vijayawada, intercepted a cargo vehicle on Friday and seized 1,137.30kg of ganja valued at Rs 2.27 crore that was being transported illegally.

The massive quantity of ganja was hidden under a load of phosphogypsum, which is a byproduct of the manufacture of fertiliser from phospate rock.

 

The DRI said on Sunday informed that its officers had stopped the lorry which was carrying the chemical to Hyderabad from Saparla of the Narsipatnam Agency area. The ganja bags were hidden beneath of the chemicals. The officials seized the ganja and the lorry and took three persons into custody. DRI officials said that the police registered a case and started investigations.

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