On Sunday Kotwali police of Jalpaiguri seized 50 kgs of Marijuana worth Rs 5 lacs after intercepting a luxury car at Goshala junction on NH 31. The accused tried to flee but was grabbed by the Police.
The consignement was hidden in 2 packets in a secret compartment inside the headlight and under the seat.
Police arrested 2 persons travelling in the car from Bhataguri, Coochbehar and were heading for Balurghat with the consignement.
The 2 arrested are Alok Mondal and Jayanta Das.