Moonshiner caught in Karaitivu
By Naalir Jamaldeen
The Sammanthurai Police yesterday (8) arrested a suspect for allegedly distilling moonshine (kasippu) in Karaitivu area. Following a tip off, a team of officers led by Karaitivu Police check post in charge Sub-Inspector K. K. Anaranandha searched the said area and arrested the suspect.
The suspect has been identified as a resident of the 8th Division, Karaitivu. Police seized 40 bottles of Moonshine in the suspect’s possession. Sammanthurai Police are conducting further investigations and will produce the suspect before the Magistrate’s Court following formal inquiries.