Reported by Santosh Jagdev
Bhubaneswar, May 24:
In a combined raid, Bhubaneswar and Cuttack flying squads today arrested a person for allegedly selling narcotic substances in Puri and Khurda districts.
The police have seized 40 kg Ganja, 4.5 kg opium, 17 kg Bhanga, 31 bottles of alcohol together worth Rs 5 lakhs, besides Rs 36000 in hard cash from his possession.
The accused, identified as Prashant Kumar Samantaray of Anlajod,i was forwarded to the court today.
Prashant had been selling drug, mostly to the drug peddlers at Tangi Sahi Chhack in Khurda district and Anlajodi area under Kanas police limits in Puri district, since many days.