600 cartons of liquor seized
Patiala, October 28
The particular cell of the Patiala police seized round 600 cartons of illicit liquor from a truck on the Sanour-Chuara highway on Thursday.
It was allegedly being smuggled to the poll-bound Gujarat, a dry state. GS Sikand, in-charge, particular cell, stated the liquor was loaded within the truck from a rice sheller close to town.
Sikand stated they’d intercepted the truck throughout a random examine and seized the illicit liquor on Sanour-Chuara highway. The truck was a vehicle-carrier, nevertheless, it was getting used to smuggle illicit liquor to states like Gujrat, Bihar and others, he added.
The Patiala police have registered a case below Sections 61, 1, 14 and 78 (2) of the Punjab Excise Act and Part 420 of the IPC.