The police intercepted a car driven by Lakhwinder Singh alias Gona of Bhattiyan bet area of Ludhiana. While frisking the vehicle, the police recovered 20 boxes of illicit liquor from it. The police arrested the accused and registered a case against him at the Dehlon police station. The accused admitted that he used to smuggle liquor from other districts and used to sell it in Ludhiana. According to th SHO, the accused is already facing trial in similar cases.
In a similar case, the police arrested Balvir Singh of Santokh Nagar of Phillaur after recovering eight boxes of illicit liquor from his car. The accused was arrested from Kailash Nagar on GT Road on Saturday. A case has been registered against him at Basti Jodhewal police station.