Spurious liquor worth Rs 1L seized in Khurda, 4 held
Khurda: The Flying Squad of Excise department on Saturday conducted raids in Khurda district and arrested at least four persons seizing huge cache of spurious liquor worth above Rs 1 lakh.
The arrested persons were identified as Gadadhara Sethi, Susanta Baliarsing, Anil Kumar Sahoo, and Gobardhana Behera.
Acting on the directions of the Excise Commissioner and Superintendent of Khurda, a joint raid was carried out by Cuttack Flying Squad, Khurda Mobile Squad and Tangi Range in Khurdha Sadar, Jankia and Tangi areas.
During the raid, the officials also seized 560 bottles of Indian-made foreign liquor (IMFL), 96 bottles of Indian-made beer, and 670 bottles of country-made liquor.