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Six arrested, illicit liquor seized in Jammu

Press Trust of India  |  Jammu 

Six persons were arrested after a large quantity of illicit was allegedly recovered from their possession here, the police said today.

A police spokesman said one person was arrested during a raid at village in Akhnoor area following recovery of


During questioning he revealed that the was provided by a salesman of a wine shop at to earn illegitimate profit on dry day, he said.

Two more persons were arrested by a patrolling party at Ashok Nagar in Gandhi Nagar area after the search of their carry bags led to the recovery of 90 pouches of desi whisky, the spokesman said.

In another raid at village Kotli Shah Doula in R S Pura, he said police arrested two persons selling pouches openly.

As many as 45 pouches of were recovered from them during the operation, he said.

He said another person was apprehended from B C Road near the bus stand along with 70 pouches of illicit

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First Published: Tue, October 03 2017. 12:57 IST
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