650 boxes of liquor re­cov­ered; 3 held

Hindustan Times (Chandigarh) - Live - - IN & AROUND -

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.

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