Imphal, May 17: For the second time ‘JAC against Drug and Alcohol’ of Thangmeiband raided an alcohol hub at Lamphel Super Market Complex in Imphal West and destroyed huge quantity of liquors seized from the area yesterday.
Earlier on May 10, the JAC raided a snacks shop at Thangmeiband Khomdram Selungba leikai and seized 36 bottles of bears and IMFL and 65 litres of local brew cost around Rs. 30 Lakhs.
The seized alcohol were set into fire yesterday evening.
Shivkumar Ahongshangbam, a volunteer said that besides being a dry state mushrooming liquor vendors at many places has been leading the society towards negative direction.
“We will continue the drive to clean the society and we need from all sections of the society”, Shivkumar said.
During the raid a man and a woman was also caught red handed while drinking at a vendor in Supermarket Complex Lamphel. Both the persons had been handed over to police
The volunteers of the anti drug JAC said that the Lamphel market complex has become a centre filled with anti social activities. If these anti social grimes are not removed, the surrounding areas in Imphal will be largely affected.