Liquor worth Rs 98.52 crore seized in Karnataka's Chamarajanagar LS constituency : The Tribune India

Join Whatsapp Channel

Liquor worth Rs 98.52 crore seized in Karnataka's Chamarajanagar LS constituency

Liquor worth Rs 98.52 crore seized in Karnataka's Chamarajanagar LS constituency


PTI

Bengaluru, April 5

Ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, the Karnataka Excise department has seized liquor worth Rs 98.52 crore from Chamarajanagar constituency in Mysuru Rural district, the Election Commission (EC) said.

The Income Tax (I-T) department and the Static Surveillance Team (SST) have also seized cash worth Rs 3.53 crore.

According to the EC, 1.22 crore litres of beer worth Rs 98.52 crore was seized from Chamarajanagar on Thursday.

The I-T department seized Rs 2.20 crore from Bengaluru North parliamentary constituency, the EC said.

The SST seized Rs 35 lakh cash during checking in Gulbarga constituency in Kalaburagi district and Rs 45 lakh in Udupi-Chikkamagaluru constituency.

The Lok Sabha elections will be held in two phases in Karnataka on April 26 and May 7.

#Karnataka #Lok Sabha


Top News

Churu burns at 50.5 degrees Celsius as heat intensifies in Rajasthan

Haryana’s Sirsa sizzles at 50.3 degrees Celsius as searing heat grips region

North, central India sizzle under severe heatwave; temperatu...

Nawaz Sharif says Pakistan ‘violated’ agreement with India signed by him and Vajpayee in 1999

Nawaz Sharif says Pakistan ‘violated’ agreement with India signed by him and Vajpayee in 1999

Was addressing a meeting of the PML-N general council that e...


Cities

View All