Moga, Jun 20 (PTI) Two persons were arrested here after 36 boxes of illegal liquor from a deserted place on the outskirts of the city, police said today.

On a tip off, police raided the place and seized the liquor placed under a piece of cloth last night.

Police arrested Gopal and Deepak, both residents of Moga in this connection.

Their two other accomplices Sukhmandar Singh and Jagraj Singh are absconding, police said.

A case has been registered and manhunt launched for the two at large, they added.

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