Wine, shisha seized from restaurant

Staff Correspondent

25 September, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Department of Narcotics Control (DNC) has seized a huge quantity of foreign wine, beer and shisha during a raid on a restaurant in the capital’s Gulshan neighbourhood.

A team of the DNC raided the restaurant, Horse & Horse Patisserie, in Gulshan-1 around 10:00 pm on Wednesday, which continued until 12:00 midnight.

Manager of the restaurant Md Monir and cashier Sarwar were arrested from the restaurant.

Officials of the DNC seized 203 bottles of foreign wine, 810 cans of beer, 2 kg of banned shisha and three hookahs from the restaurant.

Fazlur Rahman, additional director general of the DNC, said unlicensed foreign liquor and beer were selling at the restaurant.

A case was filed against the authority of the restaurant at Gulshan Police Station.