Cracking down on liquor mafia Sant Kabir Nagar Police seized a total of 50 litres of illicitly blended liquor and arrested 4 persons in this regard. The arrested persons are Lalji from whom 20 litres was seized (Khalilabad PS) while Balkishnu, Pannelal and Putula Nishad were held with a total of 30 litres of illicit liquor in their possession under Mehndawal Police Station.
Three accused were rounded up for gambling in open. Cops deployed at PRV 2547 helped to defuse tension between 2 factions fighting over a piece of land under Bakhira PS. They were handed over to the police station for further action.
Under MV Act Rs 19,500 was recovered from 80 vehicles, 30 vehicles were challaned while 2 vehicles seized. The drive was conducted outside public places.
Several people (total 14) were detained for disturbing peace: Khalilabad PS (3); Dudhara PS (6); Dhanghata PS (4); and, Bakhira PS (1).
Under Anti-Romeo Drive 3 youths were detained who were late on let off by the police after a strict warning.
–By Staff Reporter