illicit liquor

Truck driver arrested with illicit liquor worth Rs 32 lakh in Uttar Pradesh

The arrested driver identified as Sukhdev Singh is a resident of Punjab's Gurdaspur.

Nov 24, 2019, 14:33 PM IST

Hooch tragedy: Uttarakhand CM announces compensation for kin of victims

Uttarakhand government has suspended 17 administration and police personnel and ordered a magisterial probe.

Feb 09, 2019, 15:14 PM IST

Uttarakhand: 12 die in Roorkee after consuming illicit liquor

A total of 13 excise officials have been suspended in connection with the case.

Feb 08, 2019, 13:46 PM IST

West Bengal: 12 people die after consuming illicit liquor

11 people have died after consuming illicit liquor in Nadia's Shantipur on November 27 night.

Nov 29, 2018, 21:57 PM IST

Two arrested for buying liquor from Faridabad, selling in Delhi NCR

Two persons, allegedly involved in transportation of illicit liquor, were arrested and 42 cartons of illegal alcohol were seized from them in southeast Delhi's Jaitpur area, police said.

Jan 19, 2018, 10:44 AM IST

Nitish Kumar concerned over illicit liquor business in dry Bihar

Bihar CM on Thursday noted with concern that the illicit liquor business was thriving in the dry state.

Dec 14, 2017, 16:55 PM IST

41 deaths due to illicit liquor between Jan'16 and June'17: UP minister

In UP, 41 people have died due to consumption of illicit liquor between January 2016 and June 2017. 

Jul 26, 2017, 16:23 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh: Four die after consuming illicit liquor

The bodies of the victims have been sent for postmortem to ascertain the exact cause of the death.

Jul 07, 2017, 13:52 PM IST

SPO arrested with 46 pouches of illicit liquor in Samba

The official claimed that they had received reports earlier also about the SPO selling illicit liquor after which he was put under surveillance.

Jun 21, 2017, 19:23 PM IST

Here is Yogi Adityanath government's plan to check manufacturing and sale of illicit liquor in UP

With a view to effectively checking manufacture and sale of illicit liquor, Uttar Pradesh government has set up 399 anti-crime sectors covering all the 75 districts of the state.

May 24, 2017, 14:43 PM IST

Excise dept destroys 2.5 kL raw material for illicit liquor

In a raid conducted by the Excise Department, 10 drums containing 2,500 litres raw material for making illicit liquor and two furnaces have been destroyed in the jungles near Hindan river in Loni area here.

May 20, 2017, 18:01 PM IST

After reports of 'rats guzzling liquor' stored in police stations, 28,000 litre alcohol destroyed in 'dry' Bihar

Following reports of "rats guzzling down liquor" stored in police stations of Bihar, the authorities have now started destroying seized contraband.

May 10, 2017, 23:38 PM IST

Police constable arrested with illicit liquor in J&K's Reasi

A police constable was arrested with 80 pouches of illicit liquor allegedly seized from his possession in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Jul 20, 2016, 14:51 PM IST

Capital punishment for making hooch in Bihar, bill coming soon

The Bihar government is bringing a bill to award capital punishment for manufacturing illicit liquor once prohibition comes into effect in the state from April one, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Wednesday.

Mar 09, 2016, 16:52 PM IST

Man arrested with illicit liquor in J&K

A man was arrested with 64 pouches of illicit liquor in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Monday.

Oct 26, 2015, 15:44 PM IST

Hooch tragedy: UP govt suspends nine excise officials

The Uttar Pradesh government has suspended nine officials of the excise department and transferred the superintendent of police (SP) of Unnao district after five people died of consuming illicit liquor, officials said on Monday.

Aug 24, 2015, 10:24 AM IST

Illicit liquor factory unearthed in UP, 10 arrested

An illicit liquor factory was unearthed in Bakhira area here following which 10 persons have been arrested, police said on Monday.

Jun 22, 2015, 11:12 AM IST

Athawale urges govt to crack down on illicit liquor vendors

 In the wake of the Malad hooch tragedy that has so far claimed 94 lives, RPI(A) chief Ramdas Athawale on Sunday urged the government to take immediate action against those selling illicit liquor.

Jun 21, 2015, 19:34 PM IST

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Jun 20, 2015, 20:43 PM IST

Hooch tragedy: Why isn't there a stringent law against selling toxic liquor?

Today on Taal Thok Ke our guest panel will discuss the need to curb the rising number of hooch tragedy cases. Why isn't there a stringent law against selling toxic liquor in our country?

Jun 20, 2015, 19:42 PM IST