Distillery raided, huge cache of liquor recovered


ISLAMABAD, JUL 28 (DNA) – A distillery was raided in Khanna area which led to the recovery of a huge quantity of liquor and alcohol, police said on Tuesday.

Following directions and guidance of IGP Islamabad Aamir Zulfiqar khan police spokesperson said that renewed efforts are underway to curb bootlegging and drug peddling activities in the city.

DIG (Operations) Waqar Ud din has conducted special meetings with heads of police stations and directed them to accelerate efforts against anti-social elements.

On a tip off, SP (Rural) Malik Naeem Iqbal constituted a team to raid at a distillery in the area. This team under the supervision of ASP including SHO Khanna police station Mirza Muhammad Gulfaraz, ASI Naseer, constables Nazam, Abid Ali, Abdul Basit along with others conducted a raid and recovered huge quantity of liquor, alcohol and other materials.

Police team also nabbed Rauaid Gul resident of sector G-7/2 Islamabad during the raid. Case has been registered against those running this distillery and further investigation is underway.

DIG (Operations) Waqar Uddin has appreciated this performance and directed for further effective measures against those involved in bootlegging or anti-social activities. DNA