Mysuru, January 22:- An illicit alcohol manufacturing unit at a house on the outskirts of Mysuru was busted in a raid, and two people were arrested on Friday (January 21).
The Tumakuru Excise Department officers along with the Mysuru team uncovered the illegal manufacturing unit in a house near Gururu village and seized 650 litres of spirit and machines worth lakhs of rupees.
The department officers on a tip off raided the place from where the alcohol was sold at lower prices to the gullible consumers.
B Madesh, Deputy Commissioner of Excise, Mysuru, said “Such illicit liquor is not only sold locally, but also transported to other districts as well. The seized items will be sent to Tumakuru. ” (AM/SH, KS)