Hyderabad police seize 31 kg ganja from car; 6 arrested

The accused were transporting the contraband near Pisal Banda X Road on Monday afternoon, police said 

Hyderabad: Based on a tip-off, city police commissioners task force (south-east), along with Kanchanbagh police, intercepted a car and apprehended six individuals for smuggling 31 kg ganja worth Rs 3,10,000.  

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Six individuals, including Shaik Abdul Faisal, Mohammed Sami Uddin, Mohd Amer, Husna Fatima, and Sajeeda Tabassum were arrested. They were transporting the contraband near Pisal Banda X Road on Monday afteroon at about 12:40 pm within the limits of Kanchanbagh Police Station, police said. 

They were found in possession of 31.34 kilograms of ganja, with the seized contraband valued at approximately Rs 3,10,000. 

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Investigations revealed that Faisal and Sami, residents of Mailardevpally, had hatched a plan to transport Ganja from Araku to Hyderabad for New Year 2024 celebrations, to make a profit. They were assisted by Ameer and Husna Fatima in this operation, police said.  

The main supplier, Rithesh, a resident of Koraput district, Odisha, is still at large and remains on the radar of police. 

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