Madurai: Cannabis worth Rs 1.4 crores seized

Two persons have been arrested in connection with the seizure of the narcotic worth Rs 1.40 in the illicit market.

By: PTI | Madurai | Published:October 27, 2016 2:22 pm

Around 140 kgs of cannabis worth Rs 1.40 crore, meant to be smuggled to Kerala, was Thursday seized from a car here and two persons were arrested in this connection, police said.

Acting on tip-off, a team of narcotic intelligence bureau officials intercepted the car on Pandikoil road here this morning and seized the narcotic substance hidden in it, they said.

Two persons have been arrested in connection with the seizure of the narcotic worth Rs 1.40 in the illicit market, which was procured from Andhra Pradesh, they added.