Bhadrak, Oct 29: A team of Excise Department conducted several raids at Mirzapur, Tihidi, Palia, Lanjatara & Bilana and seized the 640 litres of illegal country-made liquor. As many as six persons were also arrested in this connection.
Besides, the police also seized an auto-rickshaw and a bike for allegedly transporting the banned contraband.
On the other hand, the women of Dhamnagar area have submitted a memorandum to the district Collector and urged him not to open government liquor shops in the area. They said that the opening of liquor shop in the area will affect the school going students.