Kumily: Police nabbed a three-member family for possessing 6 kg of ganja which was kept to be smuggled into Kerala from Tamil Nadu. The family members were identified as Eswaran (45), his wife Thayammal (40) and son Premkumar (22). All are natives of Cumbum in Tamil Nadu.
Ganja packed in 6 packets (1kg each) were seized from their house. The three were arrested during an inspection based on information received by the Kerala police. The information said that ganja was being smuggled into Kerala from Cumbum and Gudalur areas in Tamil Nadu in large amounts.
A search was carried out at house by Cumbum police based on the direction from Kerala police.