Rs 1.38 Crore Ganja Seized From Truck into Maharashtra’s Thane

Rs 1.38 Crore Ganja Seized From Truck In Maharashtra's Thane

Ganja worth Rs 1.38 crore was seized on Saturday from an abandoned truck

Thane:

Ganja worth Rs 1.38 crore was seized on Saturday from an abandoned truck parked near a dilapidated structure into Manpada area of Thane city, police said.

Police official Avinash Ambure said the truck was located at around 4am following a tip-off.

“We found corns into the truck at first but a detailed search revealed 691 kilograms of ganja (cannabis) worth Rs 1.38 crore under a tarpaulin. We could not find anyone near the truck. It is the possible the driver etc may have escaped. We have registered a case under NDPS Act,” he said.

Probe into the details of the truck, its route history and those operating the ganja smuggling network was underway, Mr Ambure said.