Jharsuguda: A joint team of excise officials and police busted a spurious India Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) manufacturing unit at Bandhabahal village in Jharsuguda district on Friday.
Acting on a reliable input, the officials conducted a raid at the place and seized 166.5 litres of spurious liquor. The cops also recovered 420 pieces of corks, 20 liters of spirit, 163.8 litres of beer, empty bottles, and raw materials for the preparation of liquor, instruments/apparatus.
However, the owner of the manufacturing unit managed to escape from the spot.
A case has been registered and further investigation is underway to nab the absconding owner.