Alcoholism

Alcoholism rising among migrant workers

Alcoholism and absenteeism are rising among migrant workers in the district, and textile units where they are employed in large numbers,  complain of production loss.

published on : 23rd March 2022

'Expose bootleggers to avoid jail': 'Dry' Bihar gives relaxation to people caught in drunken state

The move was aimed at reducing the burden on the state jails which had a number of prisoners arrested in prohibition cases.

published on : 28th February 2022

1.6 crore people have quit alcohol since prohibition in Bihar: Nitish shows survey report

Nitish Kumar revealed that prohibition was implemented on the demand of Jeevika workers at a meeting in Patna, ahead of the assembly polls in Bihar in 2015.

published on : 22nd February 2022

Karnataka shocker: Man kills mother, sister for 'not cooking tasty sambar'

Manjunath, who's known to be a drunkard, got into an argument with his mother over the sambar she had prepared, saying that it was not tasty enough.

published on : 14th October 2021