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One held with ganja worth Rs 6 lakh in Maharashtra

PTI | Thane | Updated: 15-05-2019 16:49 IST | Created: 15-05-2019 16:01 IST
One held with ganja worth Rs 6 lakh in Maharashtra
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A 35-year-old man was arrested after the police seized ganja worth Rs 6 lakh from him in thane the district of Maharashtra, police said on Wednesday

Acting on a tip-off, the police nabbed Irshad IqbalInamdar near a toll plaza in Mumbra town here on Tuesday night and seized 39.7 kg of the contraband from him, a police spokesperson said

The man was booked under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, the official said.


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