Youth arrested for making and selling illicit liquor
Kochi: Kaladi excise team arrested a youth who has been making and selling illicit liquor. The arrested was identified as Sony, a resident of Malayattoor West Colony.
The officials also seized 250 litres of wash and 12 litres of arrack from his house. The youth had set up a highly advanced distillation unit inside one of the rooms in his house. Sony was using his autorickshaw to sell the liquor at a rate or Rs 850 per litre. The officials also seized the autorickshaw.
Earlier, Excise inspector P. Y. Cheriyan had received secret information regarding the illicit liquor production. Following this, the Excise team conducted a check and arrested the accused.