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Liquid ganja worth ₹5 crore seized from G. Madugula

The Chintapalli sub-division police arrested a person while he was allegedly manufacturing and smuggling 53 kg of liquid ganja, also known as hash oil, at Alagam village in G. Madugula of Alluri Sitharama Raju (ASR) district. According to police, the seized hashish oil is estimated to be worth over ₹5 crore.

As part of ‘Operation Parivarthana’, the Annavaram Police and the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Task Force team under the supervision of ASR Superintendent of Police Tuhin Sinha and Additional SP K Kishore have arrested a person named Ulangi Prakash from Alagam Village. G. Madugula mandal, while transporting the hash oil.

After further investigation, police conducted raids on the production facility, where additional contraband and the equipment used to process liquid ganja were seized. Police found that Prakash was buying ganja from farmers in Odisha.

The suspect had also set up networks in Karnataka and Kerala, from where he received the necessary machinery and chemicals to convert raw ganja into liquid form. These contacts provided financial support, ensuring a steady supply of raw materials from Odisha. The police suspect that ten more people are involved in the case. Further research is underway.

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