Uttarakhand / Dehradun: Before Holi, Excise got sleepless, seized 23 cases of Chandigarh Marka illegal liquor and nabbed the smuggler. A special cabin was made to hide the liquor in the car.
As soon as the festival of Holi approaches, the business of illegal liquor smuggling in Uttarakhand gains momentum. Liquor mafia who smuggle from neighboring states like Himachal, Punjab and Haryana become active in illegal liquor smuggling by adopting new tactics. It came to the fore when the Excise Department’s Rishikesh unit, suddenly waking up from sleep, raided a smuggler’s house and shop in Nehru Colony Ring Road area of Dehradun and seized a total of 23 cases of Chandigarh mark illegal liquor including 251 bottles of English liquor and 48 half bottles. .
According to the excise team, the arrested smuggler named Akshay Kumar’s son Dinesh Kumar has specially made a cabin to hide liquor in his Santro car. The seat and doors of the car are made at this place where it can be easily smuggled by hiding a large amount of liquor. Used to go On the basis of the information of the informer system, the accused has been arrested after recovering a large quantity of Chandigarh brand English liquor along with the car used in smuggling. A case has been registered against the smuggler under the 03/72 Excise Act. Information about the network related to the smuggler is being collected. Let us tell you that as per the instructions of the Excise Commissioner, this action of arrest is being carried out before Holi under the special enforcement campaign. are being done.