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Arrested for cultivating cannabis

The Kamanakanapalayam police on Monday arrested a man for cultivating hemp on his land near Palladam in Tiruppur district.

According to the police, Govindaraj (52) cultivated the plant on two acres behind his residence at Kamankanepalayam and the police visited the spot on a tip-off on Monday evening. After his arrest, nearly four kg of contraband was seized from him. The accused were booked under sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act and remanded to judicial custody on Tuesday.

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