HYDERABAD: Cyberabad police on Sunday seized 800 kgs of ganja worth Rs.2 crore and a truck near Shamshabad while it was being smuggled from Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh to Bulandshahr in Uttar Pradesh via Hyderabad.
Two interstate drug peddlers were arrested and two mobiles were seized from their possession.
The arrested persons are Khushi Mohammed (34) driver, a native of Uttar Pradesh and Sonu Singh (23) lorry cleaner of Uttar Pradesh. Those absconding are Sikhander, of U.P, Somu alias Bhagawan of Odhisa and Bijender Singh of U.P.
Cyberabad Commissioner of Police, M Stephen Raveendra said the gang was caught at ORR Pedda Golconda crossroads when they were transporting the contraband after concealing it in a truck laden with cotton seed waste consignment.