60 liter illicit liquor seized

Ujjain: A notorious miscreant opened fire at Excise department team at Neemanwasa area here on Thursday. In counter attack, police also started firing at miscreant and arrested him. Excise department team also seized 60 litre illicit country made liquor from miscreants.

Police sources informed that a team of Excise Department raided at the den of notorious miscreant Bunty Lohar at Neemanwasa and seized 60 litre of illicit liquor. Police also arrested accused. While the team was returning back, Bunty’s brother, a notorious miscreant, who was externed by police Jaswant son of Ishwar Lohar opened fire at cops. In counter attack, police also fired at him. As police chased him to arrest, he fell into a nullah and sustained severe injuries in his head. Police arrested Jaswant taking him out of the drain.

Police hospitalised accused Jaswant as he was severely injured. When police brought both miscreants at district hospital, they created ruckus and refused to get treatment. Accused Jaswant was shouting loudly alleging Excise cops for thrashing him brutally. Chimanganj Mandi police registered an FIR against both miscreants under Section 307 of IPC for opening fire on cops.

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