Nagpur: The officials of State Excise Department on Tuesday conducted raid in a Kamptee-based grocery shop and seized stock of spurious liquor collectively worth Rs 47,600. The Excise officials have booked accused identified as Kamal Hiralal Hamoriya, proprietor of Vaishnavi Kirana Stores in this connection.
According to sources, the Excise Department received secret information about interstate trade of spurious liquor operating under a grocery shop in Warispura, Ward No. 8. Acting swiftly on the information, the squad of Excise Department comprising Inspector Subhash Khare, Sub-Inspector Vishal Kolhe, Dhanraj Raut, Prakash Mankar, Prashant Dhawad, Ankush Bokre, and Vinod conducted a raid on Tuesday and found illegal liquor in the shop named Vaishnavi Kirana Stores.
The drive was planned under the supervision of State Excise Divisional Deputy Commissioner Usha Verma.