As many as 240 liquor bottles were seized and two persons arrested at a village under Panagudi police station limits on Saturday night. The vehicles that was used to transport the bottles was also seized. The arrested were Arulraj (24) and Poomalai (39) of Vairavikinar between Idinthakarai and Kudankulam. The incident occurred even as the police are on high alert in this region ahead of the planned siege of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant by fishermen from the seaside.

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