Kandhamal: The Excise sleuths on Thursday seized 27 kgs of ganja from a car at Pabingia Square under Phiringia police limits in Phulbani of Kandhamal district.
One person was arrested in this connection.
The arrested person has been identified as Chandan Digal of Phulbani area.
According to sources, Chandan was heading towards Nayagarh district with the consignment from Phiringia area. Acting on a tip-off, the excise department sleuths carried out a search of his vehicle on Pabingia Square. During the inspection, the personnel found ganja from the accused car and arrested him.
A case has been registered against the accused under relevant Sections of the IPC and he was forwarded to court, police sources said.