The driver, identified as Ram Karan Yadav, was booked for rash driving and violation of the Motor Vehicle Act, police said.
Yadav was spotted by policemen deployed along the prime minister's route at Sardar Patel Marg in New Delhi Friday night.
"A police van intercepted the tanker. Yadav was taken for medical examination and he was found to be under the influence of alcohol," an officer said.
--IANS (Posted on 11-01-2014)
Corrupt politicians will be behind bars: Modi Hardoi/Etah (Uttar Pradesh), April 21 : BJP leader Narendra Modi Monday said in Hardoi all corrupt leaders in the country would have to face trial if he is voted to power in the Lok Sabha elections.