Man is in custody for cultivating marijuana plants

Vilappilsala police arrested man for growing ganja plants at his house . Ranjith (38) of Sangeethalayam near Kongappalliyil in Vilappilsala has been named .

On Thursday, the Vilappilsala police arrested a man for growing ganja plants at his house near Chowalloor.Ranjith (38) of Sangeethalayam near Kongappalliyil in Vilappilsala has been named.He was charged with corruption under section 20 (A) of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act.The accused is the son-in-law of SC Morcha district president Vilappil Santhosh.

Nearly a month ago, we received some vegetable seeds from one Manikantan, who is a close friend of Ranjith.The seeds were from a sunflower plant, he told us.My husband and Manikantan were feuding, and he was taking revenge on it.We discovered it was ganja plants when police came to our house, said Sangeetha.