Balasore: Police seized ganja weighing around two quintals from a car at Seragada toll plaza in Balasore district late last night and arrested two persons in this connection.
The arrested have been identified as – driver of the vehicle Muktikanta Nayak and his associate Rehman Khan.
Police got a tip-off that huge cache of contraband is being transported to the city from Koraput district following which Khantapada police intercepted an Innova car heading towards Balasore from Sunabeda and recovered the huge cache of narcotics.
A car loaded with around two quintals of cannabis was heading towards the city to deliver the consignment to a client in Balasore. Acting on a tip-off, police officials intercepted the vehicle midway and seized the contraband, informed B Jugal Kishore, Balasore SP.
Further investigation is on with arrest of two persons, he added.