173 bottles of IMFL along with Car Seized

Hut Bay, Sept. 9: In fight against bootlegging and sale of liquor illicitly, the police team of PS Hut Bay, South Andaman District achieved a major success and seized a huge quantity of 173 nos. of 750ml IMFL bottles from bootleggers near Helipad, Hutbay while they were transporting/carrying the bottles in a car bearing reg. no. AN01 D5790.

On 07/09/2022 at around 2200 hrs., SI Randhir Singh, I/c PS Hut Bay alongwith police party comprising of HC(D)/2552 Thanga Durai and PC/1585 Safeer of PS Hut Bay conducted a surprise raid near Helipad, Hut Bay and recovered 173 nos. of 750ml IMFL bottles (Aristocrat Fine Whisky) from the possession of 1) Ripon Mistry S/o Kuberchandra Mistry (35)Yrs R/o Rabindra Nagar, Little Andaman, 2) Ashim Mallick S/o Late Jatindra Mallick (38)Yrs R/o V.K Pur And 3) K.P Ismail S/o Late K.P Idru (33)Yrs R/o R.B Nagar.

The Police party seized the property under the cover of seizure memo and arrested the involved accused persons on the spot. A case vide crime No. 68/22 dated 07.09.2022 U/s 32 Reg.III of 1876 has been registered against them. Further investigation is in progress.

The public is requested to share information pertaining to any crime or other illegal activities to the Police at 100,112 & 03192-282249/233077. The identity of the informant will be kept secret.