Man held for illicit distillation; 20 lts illicit liquor, 100 lts Lahan destroyed


BISHNAH: Police on Wednesday arrested a man for illicit distillation and destroyed 20 lts of illicit liquor and 100 lts of Lahan.
As per details, in an act of alertness and prompt action, Police Station Bishnah acted swiftly on information received regarding sale of illicit liquor. On this, a party from Police Station Bishnah constituted by SDPO R S Pura Shabir Khan and led by SHO Bishnah Insp Joginder Singh raided a suspected location and rounded up a suspect namely Manohar Lal, son of Lal Chand, resident of Khairi, for selling illicit liquor in the area. During search, 20 lts illicit liquor and 100 lts Lahan were recovered from his possession which was destroyed on the spot. The accused was arrested and FIR No. 183/2021 under section 48(A) (E) (f) of Excise Act was registered against him at Police Station Bishnah. The overall arrest and recoveries were made under supervision of SP Hqrs Ramnish Gupta.