Thane, May 2: Cannabis worth Rs 2.5 lakh was seized and a person was arrested in this connection from Mumbra town in this district of Maharashtra on Thursday, police said.
Acting on a tip-off, the sleuths carried out a raid in the wee hours and nabbed the accused, identified as Monukumar Omvir Singh, from the Kausa locality. The sleuths discovered 505 grams of contraband while frisking Singh, who hails from Uttar Pradesh.
A case has been registered under the relevant sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act. An investigation is underway to trace intended buyer and the source from where the contraband was procured police added. UNI