The prison security officials have found a life term convict in a murder case from Attayampatti in Salem District Sankar (48) in possession of ganja at the Coimbatore Central Prison. He was lodged at the Coimbatore Central Prison in 2002 following a conviction in murder case.

It is learnt that on Sunday, the prison security officials on checking found the prisoner having ganja in a coconut oil bottle.

Half-a-kilo gram recovered

Further examinations led to recovery of nearly half-a-kilo gram of ganja concealed in such oil bottles.

A complaint has been preferred with the police in this connection.