Ambala, September 12
The police have seized illicit liquor in bottles with labels of widespread IMFL manufacturers —McDowell’s No 1, Previous Monk, Imperial Blue and Royal Problem — from two godowns at Mandour village right here.
Sources mentioned the liquor was allegedly smuggled to Gujarat and Rajasthan in bins of aloe vera juice. The police recognized the important thing suspect as Nikhil Patel from Gujarat. The lid was blown off the rip-off after a transporter, whom Patel allegedly approached to ferry 150 bins in a Canter to Gujarat, acquired suspicious and hastened to tell the police.
Focusing on manufacturers
- Bottles discovered with labels of widespread manufacturers McDowell’s No 1, Previous Monk & Royal Problem
- Allegedly smuggled in aloe vera juice bins to Gujarat in addition to Rajasthan
- Transporter employed to ferry the bins uncovered the rip-off
The police impounded the Canter and additional investigation led them to the 2 godowns in Ambala. The house owners of the godowns mentioned they’d rented out the properties and had ‘no thought’ in regards to the liquor inventory.
Rajesh Kalia, SP, mentioned, “Excise officers have been referred to as to test the inventory and labelling. One of many godowns belongs to a retired policeman.” — TPR