Sullia: Police arrest four supplying drugs to jail, seize 1.1 kg of ganja
Daijiworld Media Network Ė Sullia
Sullia, Mar 2: Police on Friday March 1 arrested four ganja peddlers near Sampaje. They were going to supply ganja to inmates of Madikeri jail.
The arrested are identified as Avinash, Arun Shetty (38), Nelson DíSouza and Prithvi Alva (38), all from Mangalore.
The police seized 1.10 kg of ganja from them.
The police also recovered Rs 35,049 in cash, 6 mobile phones and a car from the accused.
It is learnt that the arrested were supplying ganja to Pradeep Mendon, an associate of Ravi Poojary.
The operation was conducted jointly by district crime detection bureau and by Sullia police. Bureau inspector Vinay Nayak, ASI Sanjeeva Purusha, Uday Rai, Chandru, Iqbal, Sullia inspector HV Sudarshan, bureau ASI MN Rao, Tharanath, Theerthaprasad among others were part of the operation.