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Woman arrested with illicit liquor

A woman was arrested in Alawatugoda with illicit liquor by the Central Province Excise Department.

The suspect was fined Rs. 15,000 after being produced before the Kandy Magistrate's Court. Excise officials seized copper coils used to filter alcohol and a stock of illicit spirits.

Another two persons were also arrested for selling beer without a licence, Central Province Excise Department OIC N. N Malawipathirana said. A stock of illicit spirits and beer cans worth around Rs. 100,000 were seized, the Excise Department said.