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Cash, Ornaments and liquor worth Rs. 8.40CR seized

April 22, 2024 07:36 PM
Cash, Ornaments and liquor worth Rs. 8.40CR seized

Punjab Newsline, Shimla, April22-

Illicit liquor, cash, drugs and jewellery worth around Rs. 8.40 crore has been seized since Model Code of Conduct (MMC) came into force in the State in lieu of Lok Sabha and bye-elections to the six assembly constituency.
Stating this here today, a spokesperson of the State Election Department said that the Police department has seized cash worth Rs. 24.76 lakh and 65 Grams of gold and silver ornaments worth Rs. 3.35 lakh. The excise department also impounded 396655 liter of illicit liquor worth Rs. 5.80 crore. Till date, the confiscation of 37 kilogram of charas worth Rs. 74.63 lakh and 1.55 kilograms of heroin amounting to Rs. 1.08 crore has been impounded by the different enforcement agencies.

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