Mangaluru: Two peddlers arrested for selling Ganja to students

Source: S.O. News Service | By Arfa Kazia | Published on 10th August 2017, 7:47 PM | Coastal News | Don't Miss |

Mangaluru: Two person were arrested by the Mangaluru CCB (City Crime Branch) police near Mangaladevi Bar in Mudipu in the city for dealing with ganja on 10th August, Thursday.

The arrested were identified as Muhammed Ashraf (37 yrs), a resident of Salettur in Bantawal and Jaffer Sheriff (32 yrs), a resident of Ira in Bantawal.

According to the sources, these two Ganja peddlers were selling Ganja to the students and public near Mangala bar.

Upon receiving the information, the police arrived at the spot and arrested the duo.

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