Malkangiri, July 15 (LocalWire): Police seized an ambulance that was being used to smuggle ganja under Mudulipada police station jurisdiction in Koraput district today.
Police acting on a tipoff, arrested four drug peddlers and recovered 470 kg ganja stashed in the ambulance during patrolling at Patraput under Sadar police station limits.
A case under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act has been registered in this connection, police said.
Of late drug peddlers have resorted to innovative ways to escape detection. Earlier, police had intercepted an oil tanker used to smuggle ganja in Malkangiri.