Bhubaneswar: October 13: Odisha Police has reached a milestone of seizure of over one thousand quintal seizure of Ganja/Cannabis till end of September, 2020 which is highest record seizure in any year by Odisha Police.
Total seizure of 1054 Qtl in January 2020 – September 2020 is a record seizure, higher than seizure of any year by Odisha Police, DGP Abhaya said.
Average seizure of past ten years is 312 quintal. Average seizure of last five years is 414 quintal.
In the year 2020, Koraput Police has seized 413.14 Qtl., Malkangiri Police 240.66 Qtl. and Gajapati Police 126.58 Qtl.
Apart from seizure – Odisha Police has intensified financial investigation against the organized gangs behind such trafficking.
Odisha Police is determined to combat the drug trafficking in Odisha.