Huge quantity of IMFL seized at Billyground

Port Blair
24 Aug 2017

Acting upon credible information about illegal transportation of IMFL in huge quantity in a white car, the Station House Officer of PS Billiground along with staff of O.P Badam Nallah conducted checking of the vehicles coming from Mayabunder by barricading on Tuesday and intercepted a car bearing Reg. No. AN-01 J- 4592 coming from Mayabunder from which 45 Nos. 750 ml IMFL Bottles Original Choice Deluxe Whiskey all co-sealed were recovered. All the IMFL bottles and the vehicle used for transportation was seized and the driver namely Dibakar Das, S/o Mr Jagadish Das (29) yrs R/o Smith Island, Diglipur was arrested on the spot after observing codal formalities and a case U/s 32 Reg. III of 1876 has been registered against the driver at PS Billiground.
The Police in North & Middle Andaman is committed to eradicate the illegal trade of IMFL and tobacco products in the district. The general public have been requested to pass information on illegal activities at telephone numbers 03192-273344, 03192-272243, 03192-274646.The name of the informer will be kept secret.