AR seizes illegal liquor; 3 held


Medziphema Battalion under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) seized large quantity of illegal liquor from general area Lalmati on January 15. Troops of Assam Rifles along with the police representative during the check at mobile check post apprehended three individual carrying illegal liquor consisting of 1083 cases of canned Beer Kingfisher roughly costing Rs 32 lakhs in the open market from a truck (NL-01K – 5134). The AR identified the three as Apik Singh (28), yrs, s/o Sekhan Singh, a resident of 4th Mile, Dimapur, Swoto (18), a resident of 4th Mile and Arif (24), a resident of 7th Mile, Dimapur. The three apprehended along with recovered items were handed over to Zubza Police Station for further investigation.