The denounced driver, a local of Madhya Pradesh, was conveying 11,424 bottles of alcohol and 1,800 bottles of gin in the compartment from Rajasthan subsequent to intersection Amirgadh taluka outskirt checkpoint. (Illustrative)
Two days after the state observing cell of Gujarat Police held onto container alcohol worth Rs 51 lakh in Palanpur of Banaskantha, the driver, who was captured from the spot, has ended up being Covid-19 positive on Friday and specialists gazed contact following of police officers associated with the bust.
As per police, a holder was blocked at 4:30 am on Wednesday in Palanpur, and Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) worth Rs 51 lakh was seized. The denounced driver, a local of Madhya Pradesh, was conveying 11,424 bottles of alcohol and 1,800 bottles of gin in the compartment from Rajasthan in the wake of intersection Amirgadh taluka outskirt checkpoint. He had additionally glued a banner saying “crisis clinical administrations” on the windshield of the compartment vehicle.
According to methodology, after the capture, the blamed was sent to Civil Hospital in Palanpur for the Covid-19 test on Wednesday morning and on Friday, his outcomes came out to be certain. In the wake of booking him under the Prohibition Act, the charge has been kept in the medical clinic starting at now as the specialists have started the assignment of contact following.
“The blamed has tried Covid-19 positive and wellbeing authorities have started contact following. As per his own affirmation, he is a local of Madhya Pradesh and was sneaking IMFL from Haryana to Gujarat by means of Rajasthan fringe. A few workforces of my group were likewise associated with the activity and we are setting up a rundown. Starting at now, nobody has been isolated,” said Hardik Parmar, police auditor, Local Crime Branch, Palanpur.