300 cartons of foreign liquor worth Rs 30 lakh seized in dry Bihar

The apprehension was made at Chandni Chowk area in Muzaffarpur town, an Excise official said.

published on : 16th September 2019

‘Liquor sales in India to triple by 2022, but red tape binds the industry’

Moreover, being a state subject, the industry has to deal with multiple authorities to get a large number of clearances to do business.

published on : 15th September 2019

Bid to free Onam of hooch and narcotics yields results

The Excise Department’s special drive in the capital to check smuggling of illicit liquor and narcotic substances during Onam has netted a rich haul. 

published on : 13th September 2019

An Onam record: Kerala guzzles Rs 487 crore worth of liquor in 8 days

The maximum liquor sale of Rs 1.04 crore was recorded on Uthradam day at an outlet of the state-run Beverages Corporation (Bevco) at Irinjalakuda in Thrissur.

published on : 13th September 2019

Andhra Pradesh State Beverages Corporation Limited to sell all liquor brands after takeover

According to sources, the officials have informed that the government will not restrict any brands and sell them as per the demand. 

published on : 13th September 2019

Economic slowdown, flood affect liquor sales in Shivamogga

Besides, floods that battered many parts of the district has also affected the sale of liquor.

published on : 10th September 2019

Illicit liquor manufacturing unit busted in UP, 5 held

As many as 468 bottles of illicit liquor, 100 litres of spirit and other items used in the manufacturing were seized.

published on : 8th September 2019

Govt stands by its word on liquor prohibition: Minister Narayana Swamy

Narayana Swamy visited Shantivan, a de-addiction centre in Vijayawada, which is being run by renowned psychiatrist Dr. Indla Rama Subba Reddy.

published on : 6th September 2019

Liquor sales soar as more women take to boozing in Delhi

The study was conducted over three months covering over 5,000 women of different age groups.

published on : 4th September 2019

Whiff of scam in liquor sale billing in Kerala

For the past 12 years, KSBC has been engaging a private firm for supply and maintenance of thousands of electronic billing machines, in a deal that lacks transparency.

published on : 4th September 2019

51 government liquor shops in Ongole start operation

From October 1, 2019, all (these 56)  wine shops will be run by the APSBCL,” G Nageswara Rao, Excise Superintendent, Ongole Circle told TNIE on Tuesday.

published on : 4th September 2019

Andhra Pradesh Jana Chaitanya Vedika welcomes liquor ban in phased manner

 Andhra Pradesh Jana Chaitanya Vedika welcomed the State government’s move to abolish liquor in a phased manner.

published on : 30th August 2019

Liquor worth Rs 30,000 seized at Ghaziabad railway station

The liquor was brought from Delhi to Ghaziabad in EMU train that operates in Delhi NCR.

published on : 28th August 2019

Illicit liquor worth Rs 50 lakh seized in Greater Noida, truck driver flees

The driver, a resident of Rohtak in Haryana, and hunt is on to nab him, the police said, adding that a case has been registered under the Excise Act.

published on : 27th August 2019

No new liquor store in Delhi since 2016, says deputy CM Manish Sisodia

'The income of the government from alcohol sale was Rs 4,244.50 crore in 2016-17. It has reached Rs 5,028.17 crore in 2018-19,' said Manish Sisodia.

published on : 23rd August 2019
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