Nearly nine kg of marijuana along with 40 pots containing its plants were seized from the apartment in Hyderabad. According to the report, Syed Shahid Hussain, 33, a resident of Manikonda has been arrested for growing marijuana inside his three-bedroom apartment while he was selling marijuana to customers.
He cultivated marijuana plants in his apartment to escape police and avoid trouble in getting the contraband from far-off places. On the advice of his friend, who lives in US, he watched videos on internet and learned the process of growing marijuana indoors, N Koti Reddy, a senior police official said.
Syed Shahed Hussain, 33, a resident of Manikonda was arrested on Sunday
About three months ago he thought of growing cannabis indoors, so he contacted one of his friends by name Garith Christopher from the US, and as advised by him he gone through some videos and learnt the art of cultivating ganja in indoors. Then he locally purchased all the requirements and started cultivating Ganja in his house on the trail basis.
Inside his three-room apartment, Mr Hussain has all the necessary equipment for growing marijuana.