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Huge consignment of foreign liquor seized in ‘dry’ Bihar, seven nabbed
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Huge consignment of foreign liquor seized in ‘dry’ Bihar, seven nabbed

Agency News

Gopalganj, Sep 2 : Excise authorities seized huge consignment of foreign liquor from a container and a car and nabbed seven peddlers under Kuchaikot police station area in the district today.

Excise Superintendent Rakesh Kumar said here that 550 cartons of foreign liquor being smuggled from neighbouring Uttar Pradesh were seized from both the vehicles near Pathari village on National Highway 28 based on specific intelligence input. He said seven peddlers including those travelling on car and motorcycle and acting as liners were arrested from the spot.

Mr Kumar said the value of seized liquor was more than Rs 25 lakh. The peddlers were being interrogated. (UNI)