Over 25 lakh litres of liquor seized in Bihar

25.02 lakh litres of illicit liquor have been seized from across Bihar since the Model Code of Conduct for elections came into force, Election Commission sources said on Thursday.

Woman arrested with illicit liquor in West Delhi

A 32-year-old woman has been arrested with illicit liquor in Ranhola area of West Delhi, police said Wednesday.

Policemen injured in attack by villagers in Andhra

A probationary DSP and two other policemen were injured when some villagers allegedly attacked them with sticks after they nabbed two persons transporting illicit liquor.

Moonshine claims six lives in West Bengal

At least six people died and over a dozen were taken seriously ill Wednesday after consuming illicit liquor in West Bengal`s Birbhum district, police said.

Nine killed in Karachi after consuming illicit liquor

At least nine persons were killed and 13 others hospitalised after consuming illicit local liquor in a shanty neighbourhood of Pakistan`s biggest city on Sunday.

Eight die after drinking illicit liquor

Eight people died and 15 others were taken ill after they consumed toxic illicit country liquor at Bishnupur in South 24 parganas district, police said on Monday.

Amethi: Spurious liquor tragedy toll climbs to 8

The toll in the illicit liquor tragedy in Amethi went up to eight on Wednesday with the death of two more people even as three excise officials were suspended for laxity.

Bihar hooch tragedy: Rs 50 cr property papers found from suspect

Police seized papers of properties worth Rs 50 crore from Mantu Yadav, brother of RJD MLA Surendra Yadav, but failed to net the suspect behind hooch death in Gaya that claimed 12 lives.

Illicit liquor seized, man arrested

A huge quantity of illicit country liquor was seized at Majuli island in Assam late last night.

Six die after drinking illicit liquor

Six persons died and five others were taken ill after drinking illicit liquor at a village in Bihar`s Muzaffarpur district.

AP hooch tragedy toll reaches 19

Death toll in the illicit liquor
tragedy in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh has reached 19,
official sources said on Tuesday.

Illicit liquor trade enjoyed political patronage

The illegal liquor, known in local parlance as `chullu`, is manufactured mainly at Gocharan, about 40 km from Kolkata.

Two illicit liquor factories busted

The police and excise sleuths on Wednesday busted two illicit liquor factories from different places in Bihar`s Gopalganj district.

Illicit liquor claims two lives near Ghaziabad

Two labourers died after
consuming illicit liquor in Undira Puri locality of Loni town,
25 kms from here, police said.

Man arrested for possessing illicit liquor in UP

A man was Monday arrested from
Sagarpali village by a joint team of Excise and police departments for possessing 12 bottles of illicit liquor, police said.

UP: 4 arrested, 350 lt of illicit liquor recovered

The 4 were taking alcohol from Masauda sugar factory to Jyotibaphule Nagar.

Detonators, illicit liquor seized in poll-bound Tamil Nadu

The Election Commission-appointed
flying squads here have seized 9,000 detonators, 3,623 litres
of illicit liquor and other freebies suspected to be used for
luring voters for the upcoming Assembly polls in the state.

Hooch tragedy: Excise probe finds official lapses

A probe by the
excise department into the twin hooch tragedy that claimed 26
lives in Mallapuram district has found lapses on the part of
its officials.

Hooch claims nine lives in Kerala

Tragedy struck the sleeply
town of Kuttippuram in Malappuram distrtict, as the death toll
in the suspected hooch tragedy in Kerala, has risen to nine,
after reportedly consuming illicit liquor from a toddy shop at
Kuttippuram today.

SP legislator booked for manufacturing illicit liquor

A Samajwadi Party (SP) legislator in Uttar Pradesh has been booked for allegedly being involved in supplying and manufacturing illicit liquor in the state, police said Monday.