2 bootleggers nabbed with 24 bottles of illicit liquor


Udhampur: Police on Wednesday nabbed two bootleggers and recovered 24 bottles of illicit liquor from their possession.
As per details, a party from Police Station Udhampur led by Insp Chanchal Singh SHO Udhampur under supervision of Sahil Mahajn DySP Hqrs. Udhampur laid a special Naka at Dhar road, near ICICI Bank and intercepted a vehicle (JK14D 0755) for checking. During search of aforesaid vehicle, 24 bottles of illicit liquor (750 ml each) were recovered from two accused persons namely Koushal Gupta, son of Subash Chander, resident of W.No.12, Udhampur and Sohan Lal, son of Madan Lal, resident of Sui, Udhampur. The duo was arrested and a case has been registered vide FIR No. 157/2021 under Section 48(a) of Excise Act against them at Police Station Udhampur.