The police have foiled a bid to smuggle 500 kg of charas while the unidentified drug traffickers managed to escape from the scene.

The police said that a Land Cruiser (GA-834) was intercepted on suspicion in the remit Jhawarian Police. However, the accused fled away, leaving the vehicle on roadside.  Upon search, the police found over 500 kg of charas which had been hidden in the different parts of the vehicle. The police have registered a cause.