Submitted by alvin on Thu, 2016-08-04 18:30 Mangaluru: The CCB police arrested a 29-year-old and seized 51.7kg of ganja worth Rs10.50 lakhs and a SUV from his possession on Thursday. The arrested has been identified as Mohiudeen Nawas, a resident of Uppala. "Nawaz was smuggling large quantity of ganja from Visakhapatnam to Mangaluru and Kasargod district, informed Police Commissioner M Chandrashekar. "On receiving credible information, the CCB police swung into action and arrested Nawaz near Natekal cross under Konaje limits early Thursday morning," said Chandrashekar. According to the police, Nawaz had purchased a large quantity of ganja from Visakhapatnam. CCB Inspector Sunil Y Nayak, PSI Shyam Sundar, Rama Poojary, Ganesh, Sheenappa, Chandrashekar, Chandrahasa, Yogesh, Chandra, Prashanth Shetty, Shaju K Nair, Sunil Kumar, Rajendra Prasad, Damodar, Mani, Sudhir Shetty, Issac, Abdul Jabbar, Ashith and Tej Kumar were involved in the operation. New initiative Now people can easily get in touch with the Police Commissioner or a DCP through a phone-in programme every Friday from 10am to 11pm. Public can inform about the problem by contacting the police on 0824-2220801 and 0824-2220830.