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Award-winning comedian Papa CJ praises Assam police on Twitter

The comedian lauded the state police for its great work of seizing 590 kg of cannabis and its superb sense of humour displayed on the social networking platform

Simran Bajaj

Simran Bajaj

Guwahati: Assam police is doing a commendable job, both on field -- with its swift action -- and off the field on Twitter, where its humour has gained a huge fan following. So much so that popular stand-up comedian Papa CJ applauded them.

In a tweet, the comedian praised the state police’s job and “sense of humour”:

Papa CJ is an Indian award-winning comedian with a huge fan base. He has toured sell-out shows across five continents. In October 2011, he taped a Showtime USA Stand-up Comedy Special with Russell Peters.

Assam police posted about an incident which took place on June 3 in Dhubri. During the incident, the police seized a truck carrying 590 kg of cannabis near the Chagolia checkpoint. On the micro-blogging site, it said:

In a sarcastic take, the incident was shared by the state police on Twitter asking “Anyone lost a huge (590 kg) amount of Cannabis/Ganja and a truck in and around Chagolia Checkpoint last night? Don't panic, we found it.”

Congratulating the Dhubri team for it work, the tweet said: "Please get in touch with @Dhubri_Police. They will help you out, for sure," with a wink emoticon.

Not just Papa CJ, the tweet received overwhelming response from netizens, with more than 13,000 engagements till now and counting.

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