The raids comprising the excise inspectors Sukhwinder Mast Jagtar Singh, Baldev Kishan of Jalandhar and Hardeep Singh from Ludhiana excise department and SHO Bilga raided in village Mau Saab Sangowal, Burj falling in Phillaur and Bilga towns.
During the raid, 45 tarpaulins, 8 drums containing, approx 18000 kg of ‘lahan’ were recovered and destroyed on the spot.
Further, on the basis of specific Information, a naka was laid on Nakodar Road by excise inspectors Ram Murti, Ravinder Singh with CIA Staff and recovered 15 cases marka Cash Whisky from white Alto (HR70-5027) and accused has been identified as Amanpreet Singh of Basti Sheikh.
A spokesman said raids were carried out on the directions of Assistant Commissioner Excise Pawanjit.
He said that special drive is already being going on to wipe out there menace and joint raids by the police and excise officials based on inputs of tip-offs.
He said, the campaign against illegal liquor is being intensified and those involved in the illegal liquor trade will not be spared to face the music of law.
He said the separate cases are being launched in these incidents.