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Gujarat: Man arrested for running liquor-making unit in field

August 02, 2022 7:54 am

Police also seized chemicals, illicit liquor and empty glass bottles resembling a popular IMFL brand with labels — “For sale in Haryana”.

Most deaths blamed on hooch could have other causes: Bihar Police

March 21, 2022 3:15 pm

The DM said statements of all the bereaved family members were recorded in course of an inquiry conducted by the administration.

Tamil Nadu: Liquor shops shut in lockdown, tipplers brew spurious liquor

June 01, 2021 10:06 pm

In Mayiladuthurai, two people died Sunday after allegedly consuming spurious arrack; the local police said the duo had used an unknown chemical to brew it.

Two Punjab policemen shot while checking vehicles for contraband

May 16, 2021 11:08 am

Police said that a team of three policemen had gone for checking at Grain Market after receiving a tip off that drugs and illicit liquor were allegedly being smuggled in a vehicle.

Punjab reported second highest deaths due to illicit liquor last year: NCRB report

September 03, 2020 12:54 am

As per the report, Punjab is also placed at number seven in terms of drug overdose deaths in 2019. Maximum drug overdose deaths were reported from Tamil Nadu (108), followed by Karnataka (67), Uttar Pradesh (64), Rajasthan (60), Gujarat (49) and Andhra Pradesh (47).

2 days after latest hooch deaths: Police points to mitigating factor for one accused, gives clean chit to another

August 21, 2020 10:29 am

Two fresh deaths had been reported in Pandori Gola Tuesday. Soon after, police had booked Joga Singh and Karanbir Singh for selling spurious liquor.

Illicit liquor racket: HC to take up plea seeking CBI probe as PIL

August 11, 2020 11:06 am

Hearing the petition, filed by Taresem Jodhan of Ludhiana and Hargopal Singh of Nawanshahr, the bench of Justice Alka Sarin on Monday referred the matter to Chief Justice Ravi Shanker Jha.

AAP leaders demand CBI probe, Capt resignation

August 05, 2020 3:51 pm

When the AAP leaders were taken to the Phase 1 police station, they raised slogans against the Punjab government alleging that the state government failed to stop the hooch tragedy which claimed more than 100 lives.

Cops bust illegal liquor factory in Cong MLA’s native village; locals say had complained over a month ago

August 05, 2020 12:03 pm

The factory was raided only after a fresh crackdown in light of the hooch tragedy. Two people were arrested and police also claimed to have recovered over 2 lakh ML illicit liquor.

Raw material for hooch flowed into Tarn Taran from 2 sources, supply reached 3 districts

August 05, 2020 11:40 am

According to the police probe, the two streams of raw material supply converged at a family of illicit liquor suppliers from Pandori Gola village in Tarn Taran.