2 containers of foreign spirits apprehended.

Thursday, 14 March 2013 - 8:21



The Excise Department’s special raiding unit apprehended two containers containing 310 barrels of illicit spirit of alcohol yesterday.


An Excise Department raiding Unit spokesman told our news team that even by now the value of the illicit spirit of alcohol thus seized was being evaluated.


The Excise Department’s special raiding Unit said that it seized these two containers at the Ingurukade Junction while the containers were coming out of the harbour.