Marijuana Worth Rs. 40,000 Seized In Guwahati Railway Station
GUWAHATI: The Government Railway Police (GRP) on September 16 apprehended a ganja peddler from the Guwahati Railway Station platform number 1.
The accused has been identified as Bhaskar Baruah who hails from Marioni, Jorhat.
According to reports, the accused was on Down Rajdhani Express Train with packets of cannabis worth Rs. 40,000.
Sources of GRP revealed that the consignment of the contraband substances was supposed to be delivered at other parts of northern states.
Meanwhile, the GRP has taken the accused into custody and interrogation is on.
Earlier in 2018 A total of 83 cases of Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances Act were registered in Guwahati. In connection to the same, the police had arrested 151 people and seized drugs worth Rs 1,49,08,906.
Among the total drugs seized were 1070.74 kgs of Ganja, the value of which has been calculated at Rs 64,69,750.
Arrested Bhaskar Baruah along with the seized ganja