Lankan nabbed in marijuana seizure in TN | Daily News

Lankan nabbed in marijuana seizure in TN

Marijuana worth Indian Rs. one crore, intended to be smuggled to Sri Lanka, was seized on Wednesday at a beach in Tamil Nadu's Rameswaram, Indian Police said.

The marijuana was to be exchanged for gold. Police arrested a retired Tahsildhar for allegedly helping the smuggling of the marijuana from the Athiaman beach. He allegedly owns a garden where he hoards marijuana that he smuggles. Police said they seized 196 kg of Kerala Marijuana from the area. On Tuesday night, 10 kg ganja was seized near Uchipuli in Rameswaram.

Police arrested a Sri Lankan national in connection with the seizure.



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