Belthangady, Sep 21, 2019: Dharmasthala Police have arrested a youth on the charges of possessing ganja in his two-wheeler.
The arrested person is Pradeep Poojary (26). The police arrested him on noticing him moving suspiciously near the Gangotri lodge during the wee hours of September 20. On examination Police found 60 gram ganja in his two-wheeler.
The accused reportedly informed the police that he had kept the ganja for his own consumption and for sale. He has been produced before the court.
Pradeep is also the main accused in the Madoor Isubu murder case reported from Mangaluru sub-jail. He is also wanted in a murder attempt case in Mangaluru North Police station limits and a looting case in Mulki. Police said he had evaded appearing for hearing and was absconding until now.