Jammu Police Recovered 501 Bottles Of Illicit Liquor, Bootlegger Held At Kalyanpur


Reports said that police party of PS Kanachak while on routine patrol duty, stopped a vehicle on way to Gajansoo side for checking, bearing Registration No. JK02CA-5676 at Kalyanpur. The driver was identified as Pankaj Sharma,s/o Ashok Kumar, r/o Purkhoo. On checking, 501 bottles of illicit liquor (332 bottles of 180 ml and 169 bottles of 250 ml) were recovered from his possession. Case FIR No.52/2019 u/s 48(a) of the Excise Act has been registered at PS Kanachak and investigation started.

Moreover, Police recovered 13 ltrs of illicit liquor meant for sale and distribution were recovered from the possession of a bootlegger in Bishnah. Case FIR no. 51/2019 U/s 48(a)/50(f) of Excise Act has been registered at PS Bishnah .