Police carry out search operation, seize liquor

By Our Staff Reporter
THOUBAL, Oct 15: A team of  Khongjom police under the supervision of Thoubal SP, Dr S Ibomcha conducted cordon and search operation in and around Langathel area, today.
During the operation, 85 houses were searched and verified 250 individuals.
Of the 85, three individuals namely Shagolsem Inaobi Devi (28), W/o Sh Roshan Singh of Langathel Laikom Bazar; Puyam Joy Singh (62) of Laikom Bazar and Shagolsem Bishowlata Devi (35), W/o, Sh Suresh Singh of Langathel Laikom Bazar were picked up along with 25 litre of DIC liquor; 15 plastic jerrycans filled with fermented rice weighing about 100 kg; 8 aluminium pots used in the production of DIC liquor and 5 aluminium lids.
The picked-up individuals along with the seized items have been handed over to Excise Station Khongjom.