Kodagu: Police arrested an Assamese man on Wednesday August 31 for selling cannabis illegally near Kandakere in Chettalli village.
Kodagu SP posted details about the case on social media and claimed that police have arrested the accused with drugs worth over Rs. 50,000.
Though the identity of the suspect was ascertained, the crime took place inside the limits of the Madikeri Rural Police Station.
“Madikeri Rural Police has arrested an Assamese man who was trying to sell cannabis illegally at Kandakere of Chettalli village under Madikeri rural police station and seized cannabis worth approximately ₹50,000. Appreciate the work of police officers and staff,” wrote SP on Twitter.