Ganja seized

Kottayam, Nov 15, 2012: Excise officials seized 1.5 kg of ganja in a raid conducted at Nagampadom on Wednesday. One person has been arrested for possession of the banned substance.

Acting on a tip-off, the excise team led by Circle Inspector S. Rajan Babu conducted the raid and arrested Prasad Chandran, 34. According to the excise officials, the accused had bought the substance from another source for Rs. 10,000 and wanted to sell it for Rs. 25,000 to a prospective customer at the private bus station at Nagampadom.