MADURAI: Police on Tuesday arrested 10 ganja peddlers from different parts of Madurai district and seized a total of 14.4kg of ganja from them. The Usilampatti Town police seized 10.1kg of ganja from a youth and arrested him.
Seven more cases were registered at various other police stations, including Keelavalavu, Sedapatti and Alanganallur, on the same day and eight people were arrested.
The arrested have been identified as S Rajaram, 18, of Kothanathampatti, A Raja, 23, of Ariyur, M Prabakaran, 19, of Kovilpapakudi, P Muthurajan, 51, of Kamalapatti near Peraiyur, C Sivasamy, 52, of Chinnakattalai, I Athiraja, 38, and S Kasimayan, 42, of Kammalapatti and S Ochammal, 45, of Peraiyur. More