Anantnag, March 10: Police Station Mattan developed a specific information in last few days that a person is involved in the sale and purchase of banned illicit liquor. Acting on this information a Police party led by SHO Mattan Shri Tawseef Ahmad raided a house in Kherebal Mattan area of Anantnag and recovered 130 pouches of illicit liquor. All these pouches contains alcohol and the person arrested use to sell these to the youth and students for addiction against huge payments.
The Police has arrested the person in this regard who later identified as Nissar Ahmad Mir son of Gh Mohiuddin Mir Resident of Kherebal Mattan.
The Police has registered a case FIR No: 15/2018 Under section 48-Excise Act in Police station Mattan against the accused persons. The Police is investigating the case and more arrests are likely in near future.