Balakati, May 7: The excise department officials have seized huge quantity of foreign liquor that were being bootlegged and arrested one person in this connection at Dopatisahi here in Khordha district today.
The accused has been identified as Hemanta Sahu, a resident of the same village.
Acting on a tip-off the officials conducted raid on Hemants’s house and found 7 cartons of foreign liquor during checking. They seized the alcohol and arrested the accused subsequently.
On the other hand, the excise department has constituted mobile squads to nab the bootleggers who are active during this lockdown.