Over 11,000 litres of illegal liquor seized in Bihar, 10 arrested

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Over 11,000 litres of illegal liquor were seized during a drive by police in Kishanganj district on Thursday. (Photo/ANI)
Over 11,000 litres of illegal liquor were seized during a drive by police in Kishanganj district on Thursday. (Photo/ANI)

Kishanganj (Bihar) [India], January 8 (ANI): A total number of 10 persons were arrested as seven vehicles laden with over 11,000 litres of illegal liquor were seized during a drive in Kishanganj district on Thursday.

On the basis of information by a police officer, a Special Investigation Team was formed under the leadership of the Sub-Divisional Police Officer against alcohol consumption.

An investigation is underway.

In 2016, chief minister Nitish Kumar banned alcohol consumption in Bihar making it a dry state. (ANI)