Police raid rave party; 3 held
A team of the Haryana CM flying squad from Gurugram and the Sonepat police raided a guest house in the industrial area of Rai in the wee hours on Friday and seized a large stock of liquor and drugs, which were allegedly being served to the students in a rave party on the premises.
Three persons — rave party “organiser” Pradeep, Central Excise Department Inspector Yash Pal and Dinesh of Kundli in the district — were arrested. They were produced in a local court on and released on a bail.
On the complaint of Puran Singh, Assistant Sub-Inspector, a case under the NDPS Act and Excise Act has been registered. According to the FIR, the team seized five bottles and 25 quarters of English wines and 89 bottles of beer of different brands, packets of 220 tablets and 20 injections of drugs of different companies.
It has also been mentioned in the FIR that a doctor was called to the guest house by the SDM Sonepat for conducting medical checkup of the students. The doctor is yet to submit his report.
The team, which was led by Sonepat Additional SP Narender Bijrania and DSP Jitender Gahlawat from the CM flying squad, included Prashant Kumar, SDM Sonepat, Narender Kumar, Excise Inspector, and Sandeep Hooda, Drug Inspector.
According to DSP Jitender Gahlawat, the raid was conducted after receiving inputs that the Anjana guest house was being frequently used for rave parties in which liquor and drugs were being supplied to students.
Pratiksha Godara, Sonepat SP, said they let the students go after a medical check-up and their addresses and identity cards were submitted. The police would take an action if any student was found actively involved in unlawful activities, the SP added.