Category Archives: Ganja

The ganja debate

By | November 5, 2018

To legalise it or not, is an issue that ought be considered Marijuana or cannabis, traditionally called ganja, the psychoactive plant whose consumption is controlled or banned in many countries, has been at the centre of a global dialogue over legalisation in the 21st century. Over the course of the last year, there has been… Read More »

Coimbatore: Cops seize 12 kg of ganja, 2 held in Kovai

By | November 5, 2018

Under suspicion, they took a duo into custody and investigated. Coimbatore: Police have arrested two persons for stocking and selling ‘ganja’ near Chinniyampalayam in suburbs of Coimbatore on Friday night. Police said, recently a gang of seven including a woman was arrested for allegedly peddling ganja from Andhra Pradesh and around Rs 20 lakh worth of… Read More »

Drug peddler gets 20 years in jail

By | October 24, 2018

SURAT : Additional sessions judge of Bharuch district court on Monday sentenced a man to 20 years in jail for smuggling 87 kg of ganja into Bharuch under the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substance (NDPS) Act. Purshottam Jaina was nabbed by the Bharuch railway police with eight sacks of ganja weighing 87 kg along with… Read More »

Gutka and ganja seized, two arrested

By | October 24, 2018

CHENNAI: A 24-year-old man was arrested in Thiruvanmiyur by the Shastri Nagar police on Saturday night for possession of 100kg of gutka worth ₹30,000. Police said Purushottaman made a killing selling the banned tobacco product to local shops. Based on a tip off, they seized the gutka from his car at his house in Thiruvanmiyur.… Read More »

Three held with over 7 kg of ganja

By | October 24, 2018

The ganja concealed in various sealed packets were transported for supplying to various dealers in the hilly region of the district. THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Kattakada police on Saturday nabbed three youths allegedly in connection with a seizure of over 7 kg of ganja near Kattakada. The arrested are Jaffer, 32 and Pushparaj, 22 of Kallara and Ameer,… Read More »

Ganja worth Rs 1 crore seized from truck on Vijayawada-Hyderabad highway

By | October 24, 2018

In one of the major drug hauls in the recent times on the Vijayawada-Hyderabad highway, Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) seized 720kg ganja worth more than Rs 1.08 crore, on Saturday. Published: 21st October 2018 08:32 AM  |   Last Updated: 21st October 2018 08:32 AM  |  A+A A- Ganja concealed in a secret cavity of a truck near Ramoji film City… Read More »

Mangaluru: Two arrested for attempting to sell ganja near college

By | October 15, 2018

Daijiworld Media Network – Mangaluru (EP) Mangaluru, Oct 13: Mangaluru rural police have arrested two suspects on motor bike trying to sell ganja to students near Srinivas College, Valachilpadavu, Arkula on Friday, October 12. The suspects are identified as Imran (24), resident of Neermarga and Imthiaz Ahmed (33), resident of Farangipete. Mangaluru rural police station SI… Read More »

Ganja supply to undertrial: probe demanded

By | October 15, 2018

The Bajrang Dal’s Mangaluru unit has demanded a high-level probe into the incident where a student of Mangalore University was caught supplying ganja to an undertrial in district jail, according to a press release. Mangaluru Unit Co-Convener Bhujanga Kulal has suspected it to be a case of Love jihad as the girl was caught red-handed… Read More »

100kg ganja seized from car in Bahadurgarh

By | October 15, 2018

CHANDIGARH : In a major crackdown on drug peddlers, Haryana Police seized 100kg ganja leaves (cannabis) worth lakh of rupees being smuggled in a car in Jhajjar district. Police also arrested one person in this connection. An official said cops had placed barriers near Badli checkpost in Bahadurgarh area on Friday. During the drive, the… Read More »