Acting on a complaint, sleuths of the local crime branch raided the bar located in Vasai area on Tuesday and arrested its manager.
In Hyderabad, Banjara Hills and Jubilee Hills areas saw a number of pubs and bars offering live dances at the time.
However, they too eventually went back to be ‘orchestra’ bars, said an owner of one of those bars.
Stating that there can be 'regulations' but not 'total prohibition', the SC Thursday set aside some provisions of a 2016 law imposing restrictions on licensing and functioning of dance bars.
The Supreme Court on Thursday relaxed the Maharashtra government’s tough rules which banned dance in bars, and said that liquor and dance could co-exist, but with riders.
Bar dancers and owners welcomed the Supreme Court order relaxing some of the regulations on dance bars, though politicians were critical of the state government for not presenting its case properly.
In its ruling, the apex court has set aside condition to mandatorily install CCTVs in Maharashtra dance bars, citing a violation of privacy.