The Prohibition Enforcement Wing, Nannilam, has seized ₹1.50 lakh worth of liquor bottles brought from Puducherry in a mini-goods carrier during a vehicle check at Peralam on Wednesday.
According to police, the PEW personnel were conducting a vehicle check near Peralam on Wednesday night when they intercepted a mini-goods carrier loaded with gunny bags containing some bottles. When the gunny bags were checked, the PEW personnel were shocked to notice the consignment was liquor bottles brought from Puducherry.
A total of 2700 liquor bottles, each 180 ml capacity, were seized and two persons, Jayakanthan and Mahendran both from Tranquebar travelling in the vehicle were arrested, police added.
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