Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

liquor smuggling


Liquor smugglers run over ASI in Bihar’s Siwan, vehicle owner booked

May 27, 2022 11:59 am

According to the police, the incident took place when ASI Surendra Kumar Gehlot was trying to stop a speeding vehicle on the suspicion that it contained contraband.

Vadodara: Two held for manufacturing liquor as ‘ayurvedic syrup’

December 08, 2021 11:00 pm

The PCB has been investigating the racket after a raid at a factory in the Durga Industrial Estate in Sankarda village on December 2 unearthed a huge stock of ethanol, the primary raw material used in manufacturing alcohol.

Liquor smuggling in Haryana: Dushyant defends excise dept he holds, says Vij should probe police role first

August 08, 2020 5:55 am

A day after Vij announced that he has “fully accepted” SET report and marked a “vigilance probe and registration of FIR” in the case, Dushyant, who is also the deputy CM, “dismissed” the observations made by the SET regarding his department.

SET recommends: GPS trackers in vehicles carrying liquor, swift destruction of seized quantity

August 06, 2020 11:19 pm

The SET has also highlighted several loopholes in the training and functioning of excise officials. “Training of excise officials for detection of illegal liquor, its investigation and the court process should be periodically organised by excise department”.

Punjab: Before she was caught, liquor smuggler took Gurdaspur ADC to victims' homes, claimed they died of heart attack

August 02, 2020 1:26 am

Trivani Chouhan was so confident of not getting caught that she went explaining to the police that how most of the deaths at Hathi Gate locality of Batala were due to heart attack and not linked with spurious liquor.

Haryana liquor scam: Key member to retire on May 31, govt yet to empower SET

May 27, 2020 1:31 pm

About 5,500 boxes of liquor which were recovered from smugglers by police and excise officials in 14 cases had disappeared from its stock in Sonipat district which had prompted the probe into the matter.

Amid liquor smuggling row, Punjab inspects 15 distilleries across state

May 23, 2020 1:35 am

Sources said the action followed reports that many distilleries had been brewing liquor during curfew and lockdown under the garb of manufacturing hand sanitisers.

Four held for smuggling liquor in vehicles used for essential services

April 23, 2020 1:29 am

According to Gujarat Director General of Police Shivanand Jha, a goods vehicle was intercepted in Balasinor Taluka of Mahisagar on Tuesday in which liquor worth Rs 11.40 lakh was found.

Delhi's new excise policy seeks to curb liquor smuggling

July 31, 2019 2:46 am

A senior official explained that the current arrangements had led to a situation where the price difference in the MRPs became too wide between Delhi and Haryana, leading to large-scale smuggling from towns such as Gurgaon and Faridabad.

ED tracked liquor trail to state through WhatsApp messages

July 12, 2018 7:50 am

The agency tracked liquor smuggling by probing messages sent out on WhatsApp from phones of the accused