Thoubal: In a wake on war against drugs and alcohol in the state, Kakching District Police have destroyed DIC liquors and IMFL amounting altogether to Rs. 1,78,800 on Saturday at the office complex of SDPO Sugunu.
According to police sources, the liquors were seized from different parts of Kakching District during a drive against drugs and other intoxicant elements launched under the supervision of SP/Kakching Victoria Yengkhom.
The destroyed liquors include IMFL 31 litres, Beer 5 litres and DIC 1500 litres. They were mainly seized by Police personnel of Waikhong Police Station, Aarong Police Station, Wangoo Police Station and Sugunu Police Station.
The source also added that the seized liquors were destroyed under section 68 and 69 of Manipur Liquor Prohibition Act 1991 in front of SDPO Sugunu Rameshwor Sharma under the directives of Superintendent of Excise, Government of Manipur Chinlian Vaiphei.
OC/Excise Station Sugnu Th. Manoranjan, OC/Wangoo Police Station Tongbram Meino and OC/Sugnu Police Station Ch. Sarjan also attended the destruction event.