The Spirit Mafia
10,500 litres of spirit was siezed from from the wife's house of M. Bhaskaran, party Alappuzha district committee member and Pathiyoor panchayat president, at Kariyilakulangara.
The Police Party Attacked. CI seriously Injured
S. Jayakumar, Excise Circle Inspector was seriously injured in an attack by an armed gang during a surprise raid on a secret spirit godown in Kariyilakulangara in Alappuzha district. The raid was on house by a local leader of the Democratic Youth Federation of India, Aji Kumar. He continues to be critical and continued to be on ventilator. The condition of three other officials who were attacked was improving.