Huge quantity of IMFL seized by Rangat Police

Port Blair
10 Jul 2017

On July 4, the police party of PS Rangat consisting of SI Regan Issac, SI Masuma Begum, PCs Jaydev Halder, N. Abdul Anish, Y. Srinivas Rao, Biplob Das, Kayaan Mohammed, Sushila Kujur, Sammi Begum, Gyana Sehkar headed by Insp. P.K. Abdul Arif, SHO PS Rangat succeeded in recovering 220 bottles of 750 ml IMFL from the possession of one Thanapalan Ramu, son of Shri V. Ramu (35) yrs, shopkeeper, resident of  Rangat. The person was arrested U/s. 32 Reg. III of 1876 and a case has been registered at PS Rangat against him. The aforesaid person was also involved in four excise cases of PS Rangat earlier. Subsequently, another police party of OP Long Island headed by HC K.K. Singh, I/C OP Long Island recovered 8 kgs. Illicit handia from the possession one Halina Kujur, wife of Alexus Toppo, resident of  Long Island and a case U/s. 32 reg III of 1876 has also been registered against her at PS Rangat.
The District Police of North & Middle Andaman is continuously making efforts to eradicate illegal trade / sale of IMFL/illicit liquor/ handia 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.