Police raids two safari boat and seize alcohol bottles stored against regulations

Police have raided two safari boats docked at Hulhumale’ and seized alcohol bottles that were stored in the safari boats in violation of the regulations.

According to police, last night (24 December 2013) at about 7:55 pm police raided two safari boats named ‘Handhu’ and Handhu falhi’ after receiving information that these boats have been trading alcohol illegally.

Police said that a total of 106 bottles of alcohol and 784 cans were seized in the operation.

The bottles and cans seized by the police were stored in violation to the regulation on usage of alcohol and poke.

No arrests were made during the operation, however, police said the Drug Enforcement Department was investigating the case.