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Spurious liquor factory busted, six held from Vatara

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 2nd February, 2021 10:42:34 AM
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Spurious liquor factory busted, six held from Vatara

Detectives have busted factory manufacturing spurious liquor in Vatara area of the capital and arrested six people.

The arrested were making spurious liquor by mixing spirits, sugar, dyes and water.

On Monday (February 1), DMP's Detective Branch (DB) Additional Commissioner KM Hafeez Akter led a raid around 10pm and arrested them.

Factory owner Md Nasir used to sell foreign alcohol after taking those from warehouses, while the "chief chemist" Md Jahangir used to sell old bottles of foreign liquor.

Both of them have been arrested along with four others during the drive, the DB official said.