Pathanamthitta woman, son distil arrack by watching YouTube, arrested
Pathanamthitta: Police arrested a woman and her son from Valanchoozhi in Kumbazha for possessing illicit liquor. Police also seized one-and-a-half litres of arrack from the duo.
Thankamma and her son Jiji Thomas were arrested during a raid carried out by R Pradeep Kumar of Narcotic cell following a secret information.
On seeing the police, the accused poured away over 50 litres of wash.
Police stated that the two learned to distill arrack by watching YouTube videos.
Pathanamthitta police inspector S Newman, Sub Inspector Hari, Saviraj, Suresh Babu and Ranjith also took part in the raid.