Cuttack: Chauliaganj police and the Special Squad of Cuttack urban police district on Saturday seized 730 litres of illegally distilled (ID) liquor from a house at Gopinath Bazar in Bidyadharpur. The mastermind of this liquor racket, Sangram Sethi (43) alias Babu has been arrested.
Babu is a notorious liquor mafia in the area. His operations had expanded in Cuttack and Jagatsinghpur districts, DCP Prateek Singh said. “Babu has been booked under the Excise Act and forwarded to the court. Out drive will continue to cease any such illegal possession, supply and sellin of liquor in Cuttack,” the DCP said.