City police arrest two women bootleggers

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 05 Oct 2018 10:29:20


Staff Reporter,


In a view of coming assembly election and for maintaining law and order in the city, police have arrested two women allegedly indulged in bootlegging and recovered illegal liquor from their possession, police said on Thursday.
From the possession of arrested women, police have seized over 80 quarters of foreign liquor, added police.

According to police, the arrested female bootleggers were identified as Shanibai Jogi (45) and Manisha Dheever (21). Following an input about two women indulged in bootlegging in Rawabhata area falling in limits of Khamtarai police station, a police team carried out raid and arrested the duo along with illegal liquor. Police have arrested the duo in separate cases registered under relevant sections of Excise Act.

Besides, Khamtarai police have arrested one Amit Pal (33) and Chandan Jogi (21) in separate cases and seized 37 quarters and 44 quarters of foreign liquor respectively from their possession, police said.