Kokrajhar police on the wee hours of Wednesday arrested two persons and seized a truck full of cannabis.

The truck, bearing the registration number PN-11-CJ-8539, was on its way to Kolkata from Imphal.

Kokrajhar Superintendent of Police (SP) Rakesh Roushan informed that they had intercepted the truck based on a specific input shared to them by their sources.

A total of 61 bags of cannabis, weighing 587 kilograms, was seized from the truck, the police informed.

The arrested persons have been identified as Harjit Singh and Hardeep Singh and both are residents of Punjab.

The police were investigating the case and the duo was thoroughly interrogated.

Rinoy Basumatary

Rinoy Basumatary is Northeast Now Correspondent in Kokrajhar. He can be reached at: rinoymasscom@gmail.com