1 held with ganja at Bicholim

Panjim: The Crime Branch sleuths arrested an alleged drug peddler with ganja worth Rs 1 lakh. The arrested accused identified as Praneet Pillai was caught red-handed in a raid at Bicholim during the intervening night of July 31-August 1. The team, which acted on a tip off, caught the alleged peddler with a shoulder bag which contained one kg of ganja. He has been arrested under relevant Sections of the NDPS Act. [H]