Alipurduar: A matador carrying bulk of hen has been seized by NCB and SSB in Hasimara of Alipurduar with 319 kg Ganja on its rooftop. One person has been arrested in connection to the incident.
As per NCB source, they have plan to smuggle the ganja to Siliguri from Manipur. Then it was supposed to distributed from there. Battelion 17 along with NCB and SSB jointly jumped into the venture. 319 kg ganja was divided into 31 packets which worth ten lakh rupees.
The person arrested in connection to the incident is Naren Dutta who is a resident of Assam. Reportedly, several cases had been filed against him involving peddling in Assam police. He got released three months back. In this incident, the arrested produced before Special Court on Sunday in Jalpaiguri.