Srinagar, June 25: Authority today sealed a factory in Srinagar for illegal manufacture and processing of beer.
Police said that acting tough against illegal manufacture and processing of beer, police along with civil authorities sealed a factory in Khunmoh area of Srinagar today.
Police said they received specific information that a factory registered in the name of M/S Zainab Textiles was involved in illegal/unlawful activity of manufacturing/processing beer.
“Accordingly, a police team under the supervision of the Pantha Chowk SDPO along with officials from the excise, revenue and food departments raided the suspected spot,” an official said.
“During search, large quantity of beer bottles were seized. The machine used in the manufacturing process has also been seized,” he added.