Rahulsinh Mahida, a 25-year-old delivery boy working with Swiggy was arrested by the Laxmipura police in Vadodara, Gujarat, which is a dry state, on Sunday for allegedly ferrying liquor in his delivery bag for a customer. Six beer cans were recovered from his possession. The online company is, however, unaware of his activities.
“Mahida had joined Swiggy, the online food delivery firm, as a delivery boy seven months ago. He had delivered cans of beer to customers on a few occasions. He was on his way to deliver beer cans to a customer when he was arrested,” said ACP (B division), BA Chaudhary. Here is the Video of Swiggy boy showing his Delivery box filled with Beer cans.
Mahida has been charged under various sections of the Gujarat Prohibition Act.
A police station official said they also seized a motorcycle and a mobile phone from the accused, collectively worth Rs 47,600.