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Nitish Kumar conducts high level meeting over liquor ban in Bihar

Investigations, arrests and seizures related to illicit liquor were discussed during the meet.

13 Jun 2019 1:40 PM

22 arrested in Assam hooch tragedy; death toll rises to 157; Cong demands CBI inquiry

Altogether, 22 people have been arrested in connection with the incident from the two districts, police said.

25 Feb 2019 5:22 PM

Assam hooch tragedy death toll rises to 127, over 200 in hospital

Maximum casualties were reported from Golaghat and Jorhat districts of the state.

25 Feb 2019 1:02 PM

Hooch deaths reflect poverty

The only way to control this is to keep strict watch on methanol production for industrial and other use.

25 Feb 2019 12:01 AM

22 tea workers die after drinking spurious liquor in Assam

Deceased worked at Assam tea garden, 11 others in critical condition.

23 Feb 2019 1:34 AM


376 boxes of illicit liquor seized in Chandigarh

Officials of the Excise Department, following a tip-off were present at a naka on Ratia Road bypass bridge.

27 Dec 2018 4:01 PM

42 cartons of illicit liquor seized during W Delhi raid

However, the police got hold of one of the accused.

06 Oct 2018 1:21 AM

17K litres of illicit liquor seized in past 48 hrs

Operation “Yellow Water” was launched on the night of September 24 and continued till the night of September 26, a police official said.

30 Sep 2018 1:07 AM

5 dead after consuming spurious liquor in UP's Shamli

After the incident was reported, five policemen were suspended for negligence in duty, police said.

22 Aug 2018 5:29 PM

Shooter wanted in kidnap, murder cases arrested

According to Delhi police, he was evading the court proceedings of his previous cases and was declared a proclaimed offender.

12 Jun 2018 5:27 AM


Illicit liquor worth Rs 1 Cr seized in UP ahead of Kairana bypoll

Police seized over 1,300 cartons of liquor, arrested three people in this connection.

07 May 2018 7:16 PM

Spurious liquor kills 4, SHO suspended

The one taken ill has been identified as Sriniwas.

14 Mar 2018 2:09 AM

Police busts illicit liquor gangs, two arrested

Mr Sagar also added that the car in which the consignment was being transported was also seized.

27 Feb 2018 1:31 AM

5 die on consuming illicit liquor in Bihar post-alcohol ban; SHO suspended

Shahabad Deputy Inspector General of Police said strict action will also be taken against the excise department.

28 Oct 2017 12:52 PM

In UP, hooch deaths might invite death penalty soon

The state Cabinet has approved an important proposal seeking amendment to the Excise Act in this regard.

21 Sep 2017 1:37 AM


18 dead, many sick after consuming spurious liquor in UP's Azamgarh

Meanwhile, UP police has raided various dubious locations and arrested nine liquor traders in the connection.

09 Jul 2017 3:43 PM

MCD polls: 2 lakh liquor bottles seized by police in 6 weeks

Under the Delhi Prevention of Defacement of Property Act,2007,265 cases were registered, said Dependra Pathak spokesperson of Delhi Police.

22 Apr 2017 10:40 AM

Bike-borne miscreants shoot at youth after tiff

The slueths have interrogated some of the victim’s friends and locals for further leads.

24 Mar 2017 2:57 AM

Sanjay Gandhi National Park erects three huts to track poachers

Sheds will help patrolling staff control forest fires, deter production of illicit liquor.

04 Dec 2016 6:07 AM