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10 quintals of ganja seized on Indo-Nepal border

Seema Sashashtra Bal (SSB) jawans seized 10 quintals of ganja on Indo-Nepal border near Siswa village in Bihar's West Champaran district.

india Updated: May 04, 2009 22:18 IST

Seema Sashashtra Bal (SSB) jawans seized 10 quintals of ganja on Indo-Nepal border near Siswa village in Bihar's West Champaran district.

Assistant Commandant of SSB Lokesh Kumar Singh said during patrolling, jawans saw some persons trying to sneak into Indian territory from Nepal with the contraband yesterday.

The jawans intercepted the smugglers after which they fled leaving behind 49 packets of ganja at an area near pillar number 399 on Indo-Nepal border, Singh said.

The 10 quintals of ganja is having street value of Rs 20 lakh in international market and the same has been handed over to the local police.