Illegal liquor seized in Mayurbhanj village, 6 held
Mayurbhanj: Excise sleuths on Friday arrested six persons and seized illegal liquor from them during raids at villages under Khunta block in Mayurbhanj district.
The arrested were identified as Mangal Murmu (40) of Satsola village, Gouri Sink (29) of Khejurdiha village, Jayanti Sink (26) of Kaliapada village, Banamali Tudu (48) of Mahulia village, Udagi Marandi (61) and Sukul Soren (58) of Laxmanasahi.
Acting on reliable inputs, the officials conducted raids in the villages and arrested the bootleggers. Around 40 litres of countrymade liquor was seized from them.
A case has been registered against the arrested persons and forwarded to the court, sources in police said.