Udupi: Three arrested with ganja worth Rs 6 lakhs

08:26 PM Jul 23, 2022 | Team Udayavani |

‎Udupi:‎‎ District CEN police team arrested trio smuggling cannabis in a car and seized 20 kg of ganja worth Rs 6 Lakhs from them on Saturday.


Based on credible intelligence inputs, police intercepted a car coming from the Agumbe-Hebri route at Jogibettu in Perdur village.

The three occupants of the car — identified as Chikkamagaluru residents Vijayakumar S (23), Nikshep S V (24), and Nithesh Kumar (22) — have been arrested, police added.

Besides the contraband, three mobile handsets, a Toyota Glanza car, cash were also confiscated. The total worth of the seized property was around Rs15.3 lakhs, police added.


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