Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police on Tuesday arrested two persons including a Bengali girl from Pandara, on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar, for allegedly involved in ganja racket.
Acting on a tip-off, the police laid a trap and arrested two persons. The trio had brought the contraband ganja from Koraput.
The girl has been identified as Neha Haldar.
Mancheswar Police seized 35 kg of ganja from the three airbags which Neha Pandara and Prashant Sahoo was carrying at Pandara Chhak at Puri bypass road. Prashant Sahoo was involved in a dacoity case, said police.
A case has been registered in this connection under the section of 20 B (ii) (C) of Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act at Mancheswar Police station.
Further investigations are on in the case.