Barely a fortnight after a youth was killed and his body thrown on the railway track for protesting against illegal hooch dens at Bamangachhi in North 24 Parganas, another person was allegedly beaten up in the area for protesting against consumption of hooch in the open.
In one of the first decisions taken by the Aam Admi Party, the Delhi government on Monday announced Rs 1 crore as compensation to the family of a police constable who was allegedly beaten to death by suspected liquor mafia.
In a bid to expose the alleged
nexus involving liquor syndicates, politicians and excise
officials, the ACB has intensified
its operation and is conducting searches in various districts
of Andhra Pradesh.