JAMMU, Feb 23: Bishnah police arrested two persons and recovered large quantity of illicit liquor from their possession.
As per police sources, based on reliable information, a team from Bishnah police station conducted raid in Kotli Charka area and arrested a person along with 4 litres of illicit liquor.
The accused has been identified as Kewal Krishan, son of Sardhari Lal, a resident of Kotli Charkan.
Meanwhile, Bishnah police also arrested a person along with 5 litres of illicit liquor. The accused has been identified as Manohar Lal, son of Ram Chand, a resident of Kheri, tehsil Bishnah.
Cases under FIR Numbers 44/17 and 45/17 under Section 48-A Excise Act have been registered against the accused at Bishnah police station and investigation started.
Police team led by SHO Bishnah Inspector Paramjit Singh made the arrest under the supervision of SDPO RS Pura Surinder Choudhary and SP Headquarters Jammu RC Kotwal.