Berhampur, May 3 (LocalWire): Police arrested two people and seized 90 kg ganja worth Rs 4.50 lakh from them at Jaleshpanaka in Kandhamal district, on Thursday.
The smugglers belonging to Bolangir were transporting the contraband in a pick-up van to Chhatisgarh via Boudh and Bolangir, said officer in charge, Phiringia police station P Shyam Sundar Rao.
Police seized the vehicle and also a motorcycle piloting the ganja-loaded vehicle, he said.
Police intercepted the ganja-laden vehicle after a tip off. The accused tried to flee from the spot, but were arrested, police said.