Berhampur, May 6 (LocalWire): Police arrested five people transporting 100 kg ganja worth Rs 5 lakh near Kellapada in Kandhamal district on Sunday.
Phiringia police station in charge PShyam Sundar Rao said the contraband was being illegally transported from a village near Phiringia to Cuttack.
Police stopped the vehicle and raided it on a tip off, he said.
It was the second major haul of ganja by Phiringia police in a week.
Last Thursday, they had seized around 90 kg ganja at Jalespanka.