In a major crackdown against liquor mafia in the district Sant Kabir Nagar Police seized 50 litres of illicit liquor and arrested 4 accused. Three were nabbed from Mehndawal Police Station area from whom 10 litres each of illicit liquor was seized while one more accused was held from Dhanghata Police Station jurisdiction with 20 litres of illicit liquor in his possession.
In another happenings, cops deployed with PRV 2548 escorted a road accident victim to hospital on time by reaching the accident site in 8 minutes.
In wake of Traffic Month being observed in the district Rs 72,600 as penalty was levied on 224 erring vehicles while 15 vehicles were challaned as the police launched a drive outside banks and other public places.
At least 20 persons were detained for disturbing peace: Khalilabad PS (1); Dudhara PS (2); Dhanghta PS (4); Mahuli PS (2); Bakhira PS (6); and, Mendawal PS (5).
Under Anti-Romeo drive 4 youths were held for eve teasing who were later released after a strict warning was issued to them.
–By Staff Reporter