Illicit liquor seized from AhmedabadMay 6th, 2008 - 10:45 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, May 6 (IANS) The Ahmedabad police Tuesday seized 312 litres of illicit liquor and an Opel Astra car that was transporting the consignment. Acting on a tip-off, assistant commissioner police (crime branch) H.R. Muliyana sent his squad headed by inspector M.D. Chaudhary to keep a watch at the northern side of Chamanpura Chamunda bridge here.
The liquor was confiscated when the car driven by Bhanubhai Valjibhai Maghva, resident of Gomtipur here, was stopped and searched.
The liquor seized is worth Rs.6,240, the police said.
Ther police were seeking five-day remand of Maghva to know who had sent the consignment and to whom he was to deliver it in the city.
Liquor consumption is banned across the state in under Gujarat’s prohibition policy.