Banki: Police seized two ganja-laden cars and arrested a woman in this connection after conducting a raid in Charichhak area under Baideswar police limits in Cuttack district on Thursday.
Though identity of the arrested woman is not established, she is said to be a part of a larger drug racket.
According to reports, Baideswar Police got a tip-off regarding two ganja laden cars near a cashew forest in Charichhak area in the morning.
A police team conducted raid at the area and seized a Chevrolet Spark (Registration No. OR 02 AU 9303) along with a Tata Indica (OR 02 AF 4797) vehicle carrying a number of hemp packets. While a group of drug peddlers managed to escape during the raid, police arrested a woman from the spot.
Police have intensified efforts to nab the absconding peddlers and are trying to assess the exact cost of the seized drug.