135 carton of liquor seized, driver held – Press Trust of India

18:24 HRS IST

Kishanganj, May 19 (PTI) Police today seized 135
carton of liquor and arrested a driver of a pick up van in
this connection from a check post on NH-31 in Bihar’s
Kishanganj district, a police officer said.

Acting on a tip off, police intercepted a pick up van
at Faringola check post near Kishanganj district headquarter
while it was passing through Bihar with a consignment of 135
carton liquor from West Bengal’s Siliguri town to Dalkola,
Ganga Rampur and Buniyadpur areas of the state, the
Sub-Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Kamini Bala said.

The liquor consignment was seized for breach of
Bihar’s stringent liquor law requiring vehicles transporting
alcohol to other states through its jurisdiction must be fully
covered and shut with digital lock, she said.

The vehicle driver Kishan Barman has been arrested,
Bala said.

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