1 arrested for selling drugs, hooch

PASIGHAT, Jan 8: The police on Sunday arrested one Tome Tayeng from Jarku village near here in East Siang district for allegedly selling hooch and drugs.
A case under the NDPS Act has been registered against the person at the police station here, and he has been remanded to judicial custody.
Meanwhile, members of the Women against Social Evils seized around 7300 bottles of Indian made foreign liquor, which were illegally stocked for sale, from different locations here during their 10-day drive against illegal sale of hooch, narcotics and other harmful substances.