A truck carrying illegal Mahua Flowers (Madhuca longifolia) was seized today afternoon by the Sukher Police.
On receiving advance intimation from sources, the police setup a blockade in the Sukher Police Station region where they stopped a truck and found that it was carrying 60 sacks of Mahua Flowers which weighed 4,034 kg (4 tonnes).
The truck driver – Chunnilal Gameti, resident of Jaswantgarh and helper – Chun Singh, resident of Gogunda were arrested as they failed to show any legal documents for the goods being transported.
Mahua Flowers are used in the preparation of alcoholic beverages.
The police lodged the case and the accused carrying the goods are under custody.
Reported BY: Sohial Khan