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In dry Bihar, officials caught drinking liquor in collectorate

Press Trust of India  |  Motihari (Bihar) 

Two government officials and one of their friends were arrested in East district after they were caught drinking liquor inside the premises of the collectorate here, an said today.

Sale and consumption of liquor is banned in

caught revenue department officials and and their friend drinking after office hours yesterday evening, the DM's on Special Duty Ajit Kumar said.

The DM had raided the premises after he received information that some people were consuming liquor there.

The OSD said both the officials have been placed under suspension and the three were sent to jail.

The three were accompanied by another who had managed to flee when the DM reached the collectorate, he said adding that a search is on for the absconding

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First Published: Sat, June 09 2018. 21:05 IST
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