IMPHAL, Apr 10: In a rare case of its kind, a huge quantity of Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) and beer was seized from Sangaiprou Mamang Leikai, Imphal West district under Singjamei police station today.
The IMFLs included OC Blue, Jackpot and McDowell brands while the beer included Kingfisher (cans and bottles) and Tuborg.
The liquor and the beer were seized from a rented building belonging to one Maisnam (O) Bimola (53).
Although it could not be confirmed it was said that Bimola had sold the building along with the plot to another person.
The liquor and the beer were found stocked inside a locked room on the ground floor of the building when one of Bimola’s sons broke the lock and went in.
It is said that Bimola and her son had not been on good terms since a couple of days back. Local Meira Paibis were astonished on seeing the huge stockpile of IMFLs and beer and they soon informed Singjamei police and media.
Later police seized and took away the liquor in a truck and a 407 mini-truck.
As disclosed by Bimola, the liquor and the beer belonged to one Itobi of Konjeng Leikai.
Source: The Sangai Express