Imphal: Jiribam District Police Narcotic Cell of Manipur on Thursday seized large quantities of liquors from a truck plying along National Highway-37.
The Indian made foreign liquors seized were Tuborg cane beer, 500 ml, 2400 canes(24×100); Kingfisher cane beer, 500 ml, 9576 canes (399×24); Blenders Pride, 750 ml, 360 bottles (30×12); Royal Stag, 750 ml, 600 bottles (30 cases×12); and Royal Stag, 375 ml, 480 bottles (20 cases × 24). It was a total of 599 cases.
The liquors were seized during a normal frisking and checking of the vehicles along the highway at Leingangpokpi village area conducted in connection with the upcoming State Assembly Election, 2022 and New Year.
They were traporting in one truck bearing registration number AS 01 CC 3257 driven by Khundrakpam Bobo Singh, 30, son of Kh. Tomba Singh of Moidangpok, Imphal West.
The approximate value is Rs 20 lakh as per the market price in Assam state, Jiribam superintendent of police Ravikumar said.