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11 kg of 'ganja' seized at Kolkata airport, two arrested

IANS  |  Kolkata 

The on Sunday arrested two persons at the international airport here for carrying 11 kg of 'ganja' or cannabis, a senior said.

According to the official, the two accused were stopped by the CISF intelligence team after was found in their hand baggage during security check at the city airport's departure gate no. 3.

"Sujit Saha of and Alomgit Badshah of Bengal's East Midnapore were arrested with the contraband valued at Rs 5.5 lakh," NCB's said.

The two accused were detained by CISF personnel at the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, from where they were scheduled to board a flight to along with the consignment. They were later handed over to the

The 'ganja' procured from South 24 district was destined for

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First Published: Sun, July 08 2018. 20:22 IST
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