MALE, October 23 (HNS) – Police confiscated two liquor bottle cases from a house in Maafannu ward and arrested seven suspects.
Sub-inspector Ahmed Shiyam said 24 liquor bottles were confiscated from Maafannu Georgia Thursday evening. Police, however, did not disclose the identities of the suspects.
Police blocked the road to raid the house located near Maafannu Million Bookshop.
A large stock of liquor bottles were confiscated last week from a boat anchored at Male south-west harbour. A Bangladeshi, who was the only person present on the boat, was taken into custody for further investigation.