Rajeev Vijayan, 38 a native of Kerala and temporarily residing at New Wado, Bhatpal was arrested by Canacona police for alleged illegal possession of substance suspected to be ganja worth close to one lakh rupees in the wee hours of Wednesday.
Police informed that he is arrested under section 20(b)(ii)(A) of NDPS Act 1985.
Police also informed that upon receipt of reliable information the raiding party lay in wait from 10.30pm of Tuesday at New Wado, Bhatpal and intercepted Rajeev Vijayan aged 38 and a native of Kerala with illegal
possession of 921 grams of dry greenish colour leafy/flowery parts of plants having shrubs and seeds suspected to be Ganja worth rupees 92100 approximately in the wee hours of Wednesday.
The accused is a plumber by profession and a resident of Chukra, Maveli, Alappy, Kerela and was temporarily residing in a
rented premises at
New Wado, Bhatpal in Canacona.
PSI Swadesh Dessai is investigating the case further police informed.