Three liquor smugglers have been arrested and 25 cases of smuggled liquor seized by the district Excise Department in last 48 hours here.

An Excise team intercepted a car near Makanpur and Dankaur underpass in Rabupura area and upon checking, found 20 cartons of smuggled liquor, said Kuldeep Yadav, District Excise Officer, adding, one Neeraj was arrested.

An FIR was lodged at Dankaur Police Station in this connection, he said.

In another incident, two liquor smugglers, identified as Fateh Singh and Kunwar Pal, were arrested and five cases of smuggled liquor seized from their possession at Behlolpur area.

One person managed to escape, Yadav said.

An FIR against three persons was lodged at Noida Phase 3 Police Station, he said.