Bhubaneswar: Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) officials seized ganja weighing around 1000 kg from a truck here on Thursday.
Acting on a tip-off, the officials chased a truck and intercepted the vehicle at Khandagiri Square in Odisha state capital.
During search, the ganja was found hidden under some packets of cloth materials to avoid anyone’s notice.
Meanwhile, two persons have been detained by the Commissionerate Police for interrogation.
The detailed information about the illegal transportation of the ganja is yet to be confirmed.
From its preliminary investigation, Khandagiri Police said that the cannabis was being transported to Bihar from Ichchapuram in Andhra Pradesh.