TAMIL NADU

Rectified spirit seized

CHENNAI, FEB. 26. The Chengai East police on Wednesday seized 35 cans of rectified spirit from a godown at Tirumazhisai, near Poonamallee, and arrested two persons.

A press note here said a team intercepted a Maruti Omni during a vehicle check near Puzhal. The car was carrying five cans of the spirit. Interrogation of Sembu and Chinnasamy, who were travelling in the car, led the police to the godown. There they seized 35 cans containing about 12,000 litres of the spirit.