Raisen, Madhya Pradesh:
A person was arrested in Raisen district of Madhya Pradesh on Saturday for allegedly making liquor from sanitizer liquid.
Alcohol is the principle constituent of hand sanitizers.
The accused was recognized as Indal Singh Rajput, a resident of Boriya Jagir village underneath Sultanpur police station limits, police mentioned.
Liquor retailers within the state are closed because of the ongoing lockdown.
Several distilleries within the state have been granted permission to fabricate sanitizers that are in excessive demand because of the coronavirus outbreak.
According to police, Rajput made liquor from a sanitizer which contained 72 per cent alcohol.
It was a novel case, mentioned superintendent of police Monika Shukla.
A case underneath the Excise Act was registered in opposition to Rajput, she mentioned.
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