Cuttack Police Cracks Whip On Illegal Sale Of Foreign & Country Liquor

Cuttack: A Special Squad of Cuttack Police seized 480 bottles of foreign liquor bottles and 50 litres of country liquor during special excise raids in the last two days in the silver city. Four individuals were arrested in this matter.

The team undertook the operation to crack down the illegal sale of liquor, noted a press release from Cuttack Police. Along with the alcohol, two scooters and cash of Rs 18,290 was also seized.

The arrested individuals are Santosh Samal (25), Santosh Sabat (38), Tapas Kabi and Raja Sethi (46) in Sagadia Sahi, Dihasahi, Uppar Telenga Bazar under Mangalabag and Purighat Police limits respectively.

Accordingly, three cases have been registered vide Mangalabag PS case No. 171/2020, 172/2020 and Purighat PS Case No. 147/2020. A probe is underway even as Cuttack Police vowed to continue their drive.