Guntur rural police seized 331 bottles of liquor being illegally transported into the state.
GUNTUR: Cracking the whip against the bootleggers, the Guntur rural police seized 331 bottles of liquor being illegally transported into the state. The police special teams carried out raids at different places in Sattenapalle, Gurazala, Narasaraopet and Tenali sub-divisions and nabbed several offenders. Guntur rural SP Ch Vijaya Rao has said that they have booked nine cases against 18 people in different cases registered in the last 24 hours.
SP said that the special team had also unearthed a hooch making unit in Adavuladeevi forest area in Bapatla sub-division and arrested three persons involved in making of illicit arrack. He said that Gurazala urban police seized 72 bottles of liquor from the possession of four persons while Dachepalle police seized 243 bottles from four persons. Similarly, six persons were arrested in Sattenapalle for illegally transporting the liquor.
SP said that they have also seized 10 litres of ID arrack in Narasaraopet rural limits. SP warned that they would not spare anyone who resorted to illegal transport of liquor or making of hooch anywhere in the district. He complimented the field police teams for their commendable job in seizing the liquor.