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Six held for possessing illicit liquor

Sunday, 27 April 2014 - 3:48pm IST | Agency: PTI
Six persons were arrested after 30 litres of illicit liquor was seized from them by Excise officials in Kakinada district.

Six persons were arrested after 30 litres of illicit liquor was seized from them by Excise officials in Kakinada district.

"As part of election checks, six persons were arrested and 30 litres of liquor was seized from their possession last night," Kakinada Excise Superintendent K Balaramkrishna said today in a statement.

Besides, 6.9 litres duty paid liquor, 1.5 litres non-duty paid liquor was also seized yesterday.

Also, 3,400 litres of raw material kept for preparing illicit liquor and 8.4 litres of already prepared liquor was destroyed during the raids, he said.

"So far, 340 persons were arrested, 728 cases registered and 3,364 litres of liquor was seized in the district," he said. 


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