650 boxes of liquor recovered; 3 held
ZIRAKPUR: The police arrested three persons after allegedly recovering 650 cases of illicit liquor from their possession on Friday. The contraband was being supplied in an oil tanker from Chandigarh to Sirsa in Haryana.
Zirakpur station house officer Yogiraj said the police had laid the check point after receiving a tip off.
The tanker was stopped at the check post.
On searching the vehicle, the police found cases of liquor containing brands including Bagpiper, Mcdowell’s, Contessa, Party Special and Original Choice were recovered.
These cases were concealed inside the tanker.
The police have arrested Dharmender Sharma and Karamvir Singh, both residents of Sirsa, and truck driver Jakseer Singh, a resident of Barnala.
the police have registered a case.