A joint team of Alpha and Khalilabad Police Station arrested Mahendra Choudhary and Rajat Soni with 30 bottles of illicit country booze and 1,900 fake wrappers of Bunti-Bubli liquor with QR code. At their instance the police arrested another 2 accused namely Krishna Kanhaiyya Maurya and Vimal Kumar Jaiswal with 400 litres spirit in 20 gallons along with ammonium chloride was seized.
The accused would pass the adulterated mixture as country liquor. The 4 accused revealed that since the last 4-5 years they were engaged in manufacture of state recognised country liquor to be sold off in Gorakhpur, Gonda, Siddhartha Nagar, Sant Kabir Nagar among other cities of east UP as well as Bihar.
–By Staff Reporter