A Russian couple was arrested
Saturday for allegedly cultivating cannabis inside their
rented apartment in Goa, police said.
Cannabis plants, drugs and other items worth Rs 15
lakh were seized from the couple's residential apartment
located in the beach village of Anjuna in North Goa, they
Anjuna Police Inspector C L Patil said the Russian
couple, Viacheslar Terekhin and Anna Asharova (both 38), were
arrested under the Narcotics and Psychotropic Substances Act.
He said the police raided their apartment after
receiving credible input about cannabis plants being grown
inside the house.
"During the raid, the police recovered cannabis
plants, ganja, LSD papers and machinery used for plantation,
all worth Rs 15 lakh," Patil added.
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