The district police arrested six persons and seized 61 boxes of liquor from them in the Sherpur, Moonak and Longowal areas yesterday. The accused have been booked under the Excise Act.At least 50 boxes of the liquor were seized by incharge of Badrukhan police post Gurmail Singh in the Badrukhan area from Chamkaur Singh and Narinder Singh.The chowki incharge said the two were transporting liquor in an SUV for sale in Badrukhan and other villages. He said a local court remanded them in judicial custody.In another incident, the Sherpur police seized 96 bottles (eight boxes) of liquor from Amandeep Singh and Sarbjit Singh. Likewise, 40 bottles (more than three boxes) of liquor were seized by Moonak police from Major Singh and Prem Singh.
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