Kasaragod, Aug 3: The police arrested a youth while smuggling 7 kg ganja in a car at Chevar, near Kumbla, here on Thursday.
On a tip-off provided by Superintendent of Police A. Srinivass, a team led by Kumbla Circle Inspector K. Premsadan arrested Hussain, 23, a resident of Paivalige panchayat.
The narcotic was found concealed in the rear seat of the car, which was impounded by the police. The youth was charged under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act and remanded in judicial custody.
Youth held with 7kg ganja