Some of the private vends having stocks saw crowd outside as they offered schemes like buy one to get one free.
Ex-LG says, he had discharged “constitutional responsibility” over allocation of liquor vends
In his report, the chief secretary has pointed out several unilateral decisions taken by Sisodia and the excise department headed by him that resulted in huge financial losses to the exchequer.
Under the policy, private firms were issued retail licences for 849 liquor vends across the city divided into 32 zones, however, it has now been withdrawn.
In letter to CBI, Sisodia accuses ex-Delhi L-G Baijal of changing stance on opening liquor shops in unauthorised areas
At a press conference in Delhi, Sisodia said he has sent the details of the matter to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and asserted that there should be a probe into it.
Mukesh Suryan said that people drink alcohol outside liquor shops and create an atmosphere of fear for devotees.
The new Tamil Nadu CM announced the string of welfare schemes which were part of AIADMK's poll promise.
The present closure of 500 IMFL outlets was among the first five orders Palanisamy signed as Chief Minister.