A 42-year-old man from Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh has complained to authorities a few store allegedly promoting him adulterated liquor as he didn’t get a “kick” after consuming it, following which the excise commissioner right here has requested officers to conduct a probe into the matter and take motion accordingly.
Lokesh Sothia, a resident of Bahadur Ganj space in Ujjain, in his grievance stated he purchased 4 sealed ‘quarter’ bottles of nation liquor from a store on April 12.
“My pal and I consumed liquor from two of these bottles (every of 180 ml), however I didn’t really feel excessive (intoxicated),” Sothia, who operates a parking zone, advised PTI.
The person claimed the bottles contained water as a substitute of liquor.
“I’ve saved the 2 different bottles intact, to be submitted as proof when required. There had been studies of adulteration in meals, oil and different issues, now it’s being completed in liquor as effectively. That is very disturbing. I’m going to maneuver the buyer discussion board,” Sothia stated, including that he has been consuming liquor for final 20 years and is “effectively conscious of its style and high quality”.
The person stated he has despatched a grievance to Madhya Pradesh Residence Minister Narottam Mishra and Ujjain Excise Fee Inder Singh Damor in regards to the “adulterated liquor” bought to him.
When contacted, Damor advised PTI on Saturday that he has requested an official to look into Sothia’s grievance. “After the probe, motion can be taken accordingly,” he added.
Sothia’s lawyer Narendra Singh Dhakde stated they’d file a dishonest case in a shopper discussion board.
“My shopper runs a paid parking zone. He has been ingesting for a few years and is aware of the distinction between real and faux liquor,” the lawyer stated. PTI COR LAL GK GK