Sarpanch arrested for illegally transporting liquor

Last Updated: Sunday, April 10, 2011 - 20:42

Berhampur: The Sarpanch of
Achhuli gram panchayat in Orissa`s Ganjam district was
arrested on charge of illegally transporting country liquor,
police said on Sunday.

Sridhara Dora, the sarpanch and a juvenile were
forwarded to court after their arrest yesterday, inspector-in
charge of Purushottampur police station A Mishra said.

A car and 250 litres of liquor was seized from them,
he said adding the liquor was being transported from a village
near Khallikote to Purushottampur.

Four other persons involved in transportation of
liquor were absconding, he said adding efforts are on to nab


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First Published: Sunday, April 10, 2011 - 20:42

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