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Drug peddler arrested near Talapady toll gate ; 2 kg ganja seized

Drug peddler arrested near Talapady toll gate ; 2 kg ganja seized

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, July 21,2017 : A man identified as Jamal (35), a resident of Kottarigudde near Gurupur was arrested by the CCB police on the charges of drugs peddling. It is being said that he used to procure ganja from  Kerala. Police  have seized  2 kg ganja and a mobile phone from the accused. The value of the seized goods is estimated at Rs 1.15 lakhs.

arrestedThe arrest was made  by the CCB team near the Talapady  toll gate. The cops had earlier gathered information that a  White Honda Activa was on  way to Mangaluru from Kerala.

The accused had revealed to the police that the ganja was procured from Uppala. It is said he was an accused  in the Puttubava murder case reported in the year 2000 as well as another murder case.

The CCB police have handed over the accused to Ullal Police.

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Comments on this Article
Gopinath Acharya, Bengaluru Fri, July-21-2017, 3:38
We the public have to join hands to fight the menace of drug . The peddlers are most of the time from Kerala , why is the govertnment not strictly against it
Jayanthi Bhasker, Kallianpur Fri, July-21-2017, 1:30
Lack of fear towards aw and order make them do so .
Kirthi Sequiera, Cochin Fri, July-21-2017, 1:22
Do the arrested face charges? Else why it is still going on at large . The youngsters are the one who fall in the trap and ruin their life
Babitha Shetty, Puttur Fri, July-21-2017, 12:21
The people arrested in ganja cases must not given any excuses as to fight the menace of ganja we have to take a stand or else we cannot be successful.
Isha Begaum, kasargod Fri, July-21-2017, 12:08
The drug peddlers are arrested in various parts of the city but is it still going . Is the police on actually acting against them . ?
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