Gadag: Even pan shops sell liquor in this village

Dambal village in Gadag, which is known for its magnificent temples and step-wells, is fast becoming infamous for the illegal sale of liquor.

published on : 21st May 2019

With liquor shops shut, tipplers throng Sivaganga

The tipplers in the district were in no mood to give up. On Sunday, they made a beeline for the liquor shops in the border district — Sivaganga. 

published on : 20th May 2019

Nearly Rs 3,500 crore worth cash, liquor, drugs seized during this Lok Sabha polls

Between March 10 and May 19, Rs 839.03 crore in cash, liquor worth Rs 294.41 crore, drugs worth Rs 1270.37 crore and precious metals including gold worth Rs 986.76 crore were seized.

published on : 19th May 2019

No new liquor licence since 1992, but business booming

Excise Commissioner V Yeshwantha said that it is a policy decision to not issue CL2 and CL9 licences.

published on : 17th May 2019

Foreign liquor worth Rs 1 crore seized in Bihar

Sale, consumption, storage, manufacture and trade of liquor is banned in Bihar by the Nitish Kumar government since April 2016.

published on : 10th May 2019

Spurious liquor kills five in Odisha on polling day

Locals said all the victims had consumed country liquor in the local market on Monday afternoon.

published on : 1st May 2019

MRP violation in liquor sale in Andhra Pradesh

Prohibition and Excise Commissioner Mukesh Kumar Meena said that hat action will be initiated against the district-level officers in case they fail to act as per the guidelines.

published on : 26th April 2019

Cheers: Liquor sales up after lifting poll restrictions

According to information, most of the sales happened after the conclusion of elections on April 11.

published on : 22nd April 2019

BJP promises liquor-free Balasore

The BJP, in its manifesto, has promised to upgrade Balasore Municipality into a Corporation and make the district free from liquor if the party forms the Government in the State.

published on : 20th April 2019

Rackets push in liquor, gift coupons to influence voters ahead of polls

Sources said they suspect rackets in certain constituencies are giving coupons to select group of voters for mixers, pressure cookers, grinders and other kitchen utensils.

published on : 19th April 2019

Five lakh litres of liquor worth Rs 22 crore seized since March 11

 After the enforcement of the Model Code of Conduct, more than 5.93 lakh litres of liquor worth around `22.25 crore was seized by the Prohibition and Excise department.

published on : 9th April 2019

Hyderabad police issues prohibitory orders, liquor shops to stay shut for 2 days

In view of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, scheduled to be held on April 11, Hyderabad police has issued prohibitory orders to prevent any untoward incident and to ensure peaceful polling. 

published on : 9th April 2019

Liquor prices up, but voter spirits high in Telangana

The traders, on noting that the poll season is ideal to make profits, have decided to sell liquor at prices higher than the MRP.

published on : 8th April 2019

Election effect: Crackdown on liquor sale intensifies in Bengaluru

Since March, out of 18,805 raids conducted by the excise department across the state, 4,000 cases were registered in Bengaluru as the police registered 18 similiar cases.

published on : 4th April 2019

Is Tamil Nadu government accountable for alcohol-related crimes?

The Madras HC observed that crimes committed under influence of alcohol are on the rise and the government is the monopoly liquor seller in Tamil Nadu.

published on : 28th March 2019
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