- Ram Babu Mahato, the accused in Bihar liquor strategy is arrested
- He was arrested from the Dwarka area of New Delhi
- Over 70 people died in the incident
New Delhi: The Crime Branch of Delhi Police has arrested the accused in the Bihar liquor strategy. The incident killed more than 70 people in Bihar who died by drinking spurious liquor. He was arrested from the Dwarka area of Delhi. The accused is the mastermind of serving spurious liquor in this case. The arrested accused has been identified as Ram Babu Mahato. There are more than 7 criminal cases registered against the accused.
Ravinder Yadav, the Special Commissioner of Police (CP) Crime Branch said, “Information was received and developed by the Inter-State Cell, Crime Branch, Chankyapuri, Delhi that one Ram Babu Mahto wanted in the case related to spurious liquor tragedy in Bihar, may be hiding somewhere in Delhi. On the basis of technical surveillance as well as specific inputs, the accused Ram Babu Mahto from Bihar’s Doila, was arrested from the area of Dwarka in Delhi. Appropriate legal action is being taken and information about the arrest of the accused has been shared with Bihar Police for further action.”
The accused had come to Delhi after around 70 people died after drinking spurious liquor in Bihar. He was hiding in the Dwarka area of Delhi. Inspector Sanjay Kumar’s team posted in Crime Branch had received information that Ram Babu Mahato was hiding in the Dwarka area. The police team arrested the accused late on Friday night.