Man held with MDMA, ganja in Kochi

Published - May 18, 2024 11:56 pm IST - KOCHI

A man was arrested with 3.57 grams of MDMA and 10.45 grams of ganja from a hotel at Palarivattom by the Yodhav squad of the City police and the Palarivattom police.

The arrested was identified as Ashiq A, 26, of Punalur in Kollam. The police said that drugs were meant for sale. He has several criminal cases against him and was released after serving an imprisonment term under the Kerala Anti-social Activities (Prevention) Act. Probe is on to find the source of drugs.

0 / 0
Sign in to unlock member-only benefits!
  • Access 10 free stories every month
  • Save stories to read later
  • Access to comment on every story
  • Sign-up/manage your newsletter subscriptions with a single click
  • Get notified by email for early access to discounts & offers on our products
Sign in


Comments have to be in English, and in full sentences. They cannot be abusive or personal. Please abide by our community guidelines for posting your comments.

We have migrated to a new commenting platform. If you are already a registered user of The Hindu and logged in, you may continue to engage with our articles. If you do not have an account please register and login to post comments. Users can access their older comments by logging into their accounts on Vuukle.