Police recovers 144 liquor pouches, 1 arrested

JAMMU: In continuation of operation ‘Amrit’ launched by Jammu Police against the illicit transportation/ sale of the liquor in District Jammu, today Bus Stand Police on specific information signalled one person to stop for Police check. On seeing the Police he tried to flee from spot but the alert
police chased and intercepted him. On search of his belongings, the Police Party recovered 144 Pouches (JK Desi Whisky) of illicit liquor from his possession which he was carrying to earn illegitimate profit. In this regard a case FIR No: 10/2018 under the relevant sections of law has been registered at Police Station Bus Stand and further investigation of the case is going on.
The arrest and recovery was made by SHO Bus Stand, Inspector Rajesh Jasrotia under the close supervision of SDPO City North, Jammu Varun Jandial and SP City North Dr. Vinod Kumar IPS.