On 8 January 2016, the Vizag Rural Police arrested four inter-state smugglers and seized about 60 kg dry ganja. The contraband was seized by the police when drug peddlers were transporting in a car to Delhi.Ananthagiri Sub-Inspector P Dhanunjaya Naidu said the contraband was seized along with Rs. 24,000 cash and four mobile phones. A case was registered.