Ganja racket busted, 3 including 2 women arrested

Ganja racket busted, 3 including 2 women arrested

The Ashok Nagar police in Chennai have arrested a man and two women men for possessing ganja packets during a routine patrol check.

Sources said during patrolling the police team found the trio moving under suspicious circumstances. When questioned, they gave contradictory replies raising suspicion in the minds of police.

Following this, police searched the bag carried by themand found ganja packets hidden in them. Police arrested Rajesh (24), his relative Rajeswari (57) and Lakshmi (29).

They also seized more than two kilos of ganja from the accused. The trio was produced before a judicial magistrate and sent to prison.

Also on Sunday, based on complaints on hookah centres allowing minors into the premises, and failing to maintain a record of visitors, police conducted raid at one such centre in Shastri Nagar and arrested two people in this regard.

Based on a tip-off, the Shastri Nagar police raided a café located at the junction of 1st Main Road and 3rd Cross Street.