Bhadrak: In fight against liquor, a group of women today ransacked an SUV at Karanapali in Bhadrak district that carrying liquor boxes for illegal trading.
A Bolero carrying a huge cache of liquor was heading towards Dhamra from Bhadrak town. Getting specific input, the women intercepted the vehicle, following which an altercation erupted with the liquor traders. The women activists, who are opposing liquor sale in the area ransacked the vehicle and then destroyed the liquor bottles stashed in boxes.
Illegal liquor trading has ruined the social life in our area. However, the district administration is taking no step to stop the business despite several requests, following which we took the law to our own hands, an agitator said.
A police team reached the spot being informed about the incident and assured action to check liquor trade in the locality after carrying out an investigation into the matter.