Khagaria/Bhabhua, Jul 21: Huge quantity of liquor was seized and five people were arrested in this connection from various places in Khagaria and Kaimur district late last night.
Police said that acting on a tip-off, a trap was laid near Pasraha railway crossing under Pasraha police station area, leading to the recovery of 13 bags of countrymade liquor from a pick-up van. Liquor was being brought from Jharkhand for its delivery in Saurbazar and two persons in pick-up van were arrested during the operation in Khagaria district, police added.
According to a report received from Bhabhua, three smugglers were arrested and a huge quantity of foreign liquor was seized from the vehicle they were travelling in. They were being interrogated after their arrest near Mohania police station, police informed.(UNI)