22 arrested in crackdown against illegal liquor sale

Port Blair
18 Aug 2017

In its crackdown on illegal sale of liquor, the staff of South Andaman Sub Division conducted special drive against illegal sale of liquor in the South Andaman Sub Division from August 7 to 13 and recovered around 121 bottles of IMFL from the possession of accused persons. A total of 22 cases under Excise Regulation have been registered at concerned police stations and 22 involved persons were arrested on the spot. The police are making concerted efforts to completely eradicate the illegal distillation/illegal sale of IMFL & illicit liquor in South Andaman Sub Division.  The general public have been requested to pass on any credible information pertaining to illegal transportation/sale of liquor, gambling or any other illegal activities on telephone numbers 233077, 232405, 232400, 250525, 232232 & 100. The identity of the informer will be kept secret.