Car Nicobar, April 7: On 06/04/2024, in a targeted effort to curb illicit activities, excise raid was conducted by Police team of PS Car Nicobar consisting of SI J.R. Krishna, PC/730 Hiramani Minj, PC/1197 Manojit, CT/775 Finlayson, PC(D)/2737 Prakash Rao at Kakana Village, Car Nicobar.

During operation around 300 Ltrs of Lehan (fermented wash) was recovered which was destroyed on the spot. Moreover, during the course of the raid, Police team apprehended one Mr. Edmond, S/o Late Mr. Leo, 29 Yrs, R/o Kakana Village and 02 Ltrs of illicit liquor was recovered from his possession. He was arrested and a case under Excise Regulation was registered and is being investigated.

The Police Station in Car Nicobar remains steadfast in its ongoing efforts to combat illicit activities, emphasizing the importance of public vigilance. Citizens are encouraged to report any illegal activities to the police, with the assurance that the identities of informants will be safeguarded and kept confidential.

For reporting any illegal activities, the public is encouraged to contact the following phone numbers: 265242, 112, 9531856291, and 9474290250.The collective involvement of residents is crucial for eliminating illicit activities and ensuring a secure atmosphere throughout the island.