Katihar. Seeing the police, three liquor smugglers who were running away from the car were arrested by the police. Police recovered 20 cartons of foreign liquor and seized two cars. SDPO Premnath Ram said that on the basis of information, the police launched a vehicle checking campaign on SH 98 on the information that a large consignment of liquor was brought from Bengal via Barsoi. Two cars coming from Bengal side were seen speeding towards the rural road. The police chased and stopped the car. Three liquor smugglers in the car, Kundan Kumar Yadav, Kumod Kumar Mandal and Amar Kumar, residents of Purnia were arrested. Police Station Officer Arvind Kumar was also present on this occasion.
Two smugglers arrested with 25 liters of country liquor
Katihar. Pothia OP Police and Excise Department team arrested two smugglers with 25 liters of country liquor from different places in a joint raiding operation. During this four people were arrested for drinking alcohol. OP President Dr. Sunil Kumar Rai said that Manoj Sahni and Pappu Das were arrested with 25 liters of country liquor from near Vishnichak Chandpur Chandni Chowk. In Salempur, Lalu Rishi, Kailash Rishi, Suman Kumar Mandal and Budu Rishi, who were creating a ruckus in an intoxicated state, were arrested. The accused were sent to judicial custody under the Excise Act.
A smuggler arrested with 82 liters of liquor, two bikes seized
Katihar. A smuggler was arrested with 82 liters of foreign liquor from near Palsa Kali temple of Azamnagar police station area. Another smuggler managed to escape. Police also confiscated two bikes. On the basis of information, on Monday night, Azamnagar police station in-charge Manutosh Kumar caught a smuggler named Saiful along with 82 liters of foreign liquor during patrol, carrying a consignment of liquor from Bengal. Seeing the opportunity, another escaped. Police also seized two bikes of liquor smugglers. The accused was sent to jail in judicial custody under the Excise Act.
Edited By: Jagran