Police seize a record 1292 quintals of Ganja till end of Nov’20

Bhubaneswar, Dec 20 (Agency) The Odisha Police have seized over 1292 quintal of ganja till November 30 this year. DGP office sources said the seizure is more than double the seizure made in any year during the last ten years. Koraput district reported maximum seizure of 528 quintal of cannabis during the period this year.

Huge quantity of cannabis was also seized from Malkangiri and Ganjam distrct during the period. Police sources said 618 quintals of Ganja was seized in 2019, 523 quintals in 2018, and 304 quintals of Ganja was seized in 2017. Similarly, while 428 quintals of Ganja was seized in 2016, 198 quintals in 2015. 288 quintals in 2014, 371 quintals in 2013, 107 quintals in 2012, 208 quintals in 2011 and 73 quintals of Ganja in 2010.