High Court issues notice to Punjab on liquor policy

The petitioners have alleged in the petition that the policy was made to favour some people who are “…near and dear to the head of the party in Delhi”.

published on : 28th June 2022

CBI may look into AAP government’s new liquor policy

In his complaint on June 7, Sirsa also accused Sisodia of holding a meeting at his Delhi residence on 30.05.22 with Punjab excise and taxation officials to draft a similar policy for Punjab.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Liquor sale in Andhra registers 30 per cent growth

Monthly revenue from sale of liquor goes up to Rs 2,150 crore from Rs 1,900 crore.

published on : 19th June 2022

Odisha's Jeypore women rid village of liquor menace in two months

In tribal-dominated Badakudi village under Jeypore block, the anti-liquor movement started by a group of 30 women in April this year has started showing results.

published on : 19th June 2022

 Liquor abuse: 10-yr-old yet to get help

On June 9, a video showing the child allegedly forced by four persons into consuming liquor and smoking beedi went viral and shocked activists.

published on : 16th June 2022

Rs 2.14-crore worth non-duty paid liquor destroyed in Andhra Pradesh's Prakasam

Prakasam SP Malika Garg explained that police and SEB officials have taken up a special drive in the last two months to eradicate illicit and ID liquor in the district.

published on : 16th June 2022

80,000 empty liquor bottles returned daily in Ooty: TN

The court had passed the order directing Tasmac to introduce the buyback scheme on a PIL seeking action against the littering of empty liquor bottles in forest areas.

published on : 12th June 2022

No decision on price hike, cheap booze in short supply

Last year, Bevco had stopped advance payment of excise duty for liquor purchased from companies. 

published on : 11th June 2022

Tipplers return 80,000 bottles in Ooty, Madras HC wants pan-TN scheme

A whopping 80,000 empty liquor bottles are returned every day under the buyback scheme introduced by Tasmac in the Nilgiris, the State government informed the Madras High Court on Friday. 

published on : 11th June 2022

Vijayawada RTC chief warns strict action if drivers show up at work drunk

Speaking on the occasion, the RTC MD said instructions were given to officials concerned to conduct breathalyser test on the drivers. 

published on : 10th June 2022

Women force menfolk to give up bootlegging

As many as 22 villagers engaged in bootlegging were bound over and a total of eight cases were booked against them.

published on : 6th June 2022

Pubs serving liquor to minors in Telangana: NSUI

The government should strictly enforce the norms and cancel the licenses to those who have violated norms.

published on : 6th June 2022

Special Enforcement Bureau officials crack whip on liquor, ganja smugglers across Andhra Pradesh

SEB director Avula Ramesh Reddy said tha the raids were conducted in villages, check posts and interstate borders from May 27 to June 2.

published on : 5th June 2022

Cheers! Beer sales in Karnataka up by 114% in April-May

Beer sales in Karnataka have made a whopping comeback after the pandemic which had adversely impacted the Food & Beverage (F&B) industry.

published on : 4th June 2022

Two decades on, doors open for new distilleries in Puducherry

The Puducherry Excise Department (ED) has invited applications, saying licences will be granted for “augmentation and employment generation”. No deadline to apply has been mentioned.

published on : 31st May 2022
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