Manipur: IMFL, DIC liquor seized, one held in Imphal West

A total of 326 bottles of Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) and Distilled Indigenous Country (DIC) liquor, and 199 cans of beer during a raid at Sekmai bazaar.


As many as 326 bottles of Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) and Distilled Indigenous Country (DIC) liquor and 199 beer cans were seized during a raid at Sekmai bazaar, Imphal West on Thursday, police sources said.

The liquor drive was conducted in the district by a commando team led by Superintendent of Police, Imphal West, S Ibomcha. The commando team recovered the liquors during a raid at one shop “Target” located at Sekmai bazaar around 11.30 am, the sources said.

The police said that the shop was owned by one Soram Thoithoi Singh, 36, son of S Kala Singh of Sekmai Bazaar.

During the raid, the commando police team recovered 108 bottles of Mc Dowells (750 ml); 63 bottles of Mc Dowells (180 ml); 13 bottles of Mc Dowells (375 ml); 24 bottles of OC Blue (375 ml); 24 bottles of Old Monk (750 ml); five bottles of Old Monk (180 ml); 40 bottles of Magic Moment (180 ml); 14 bottles of Zino XXX rum (750 ml); 16 cans of Simba can beer (500 ml); 36 cans of Nutcracker can beer (500 ml); 12 bottles of Hunter beer (650 ml); 24 cans of Tuborg can beer (500 ml); 24 bottles of breezer beer (275 ml) and seven cans of Budweiser beer (500 ml).

The police team also recovered 27 bottles of one litre capacity and 32 bottles of 500 ml capacity of DIC liquors during the raid.

The police handed over Thoithoi along with the seized bottles of alcohols and cans of beer to the excise department, Lamphel for further action.

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First Published:July 15, 2021, 7:09 p.m.

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