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Punjab: Excise Department destroys 1.30 lakh litres of illicit liqour

The Excise Department in Punjab on Thursday seized and destroyed 1.30 lakh litres of illicit liqour under the aegis of Operation Red Rose.

ANI | Chandigarh (Punjab) | Updated: 20-11-2020 14:22 IST | Created: 20-11-2020 14:22 IST
Punjab: Excise Department destroys 1.30 lakh litres of illicit liqour
Representative image. Image Credit: ANI

The Excise Department in Punjab on Thursday seized and destroyed 1.30 lakh litres of illicit liqour under the aegis of Operation Red Rose. In addition to this, tarpaulins, two drums, one pipe were confiscated, according to a statement released by the Information and Public Relations Department, Punjab.

A raid was conducted in villages Khera Bet and New Rajapur in Ludhiana on Thursday. The operation was jointly undertaken by the excise department and local police teams. "An FIR has been lodged in the jurisdictional police station by the department", the statement added. (ANI)

Also Read: Team of Punjab govt officials with RPF conducting ground survey. Will run trains as soon as tracks are under our control: Rly Board chairman.

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