CHENNAI: The Kumaran Nagar police on Monday arrested a 25-year-old man and seized 19 kg of ganja from him.
A police press release said following specific information, a team of personnel intercepted a man on Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Jaffarkhanpet and on suspicion interrogated him.
He identified himself as C. Selvam of Theni district. He told the police that he had purchased the ganja from Vishakhapatnam and was on his way home to sell it.
The seizure was valued at Rs 2 lakh. The accused has been remanded to custody.