Under the earlier excise policy, a total of Rs 6,358 crore was collected in 2019-2020 financial year after collection of various taxes including excise duty from Indian and foreign liquor.
The High Court said that people are scared of such shops coming to their areas as the environment becomes vitiated since the outlets are so dirty.
The Delhi government had directed all liquor vends in the city to deploy adequate marshals and staff to strictly ensure Covid-appropriate behaviour like maintaining social distancing.
It is the second time this year that the excise department has decided to renew the licences of liquor vendors, bars, restaurants among others for a period of three months.
There are around 850 liquor shops in the city, including those run by government agencies and private individuals.
In a recent hunt, the Dhandapelli police had seized three belt shops in the mandal and recovered liquor bottles, worth a face value of Rs 26,000.
Allowing people to consume alcohol on the premises will lead to suspension/cancellation of the licence, the order said.
This is a huge sale this year. Such rise was seen on the first day of lifting of lockdown in 2020 when liquor shops were opened after two months.
Odisha government has received 19,416 applications till Thursday for selection of 1,297 liquor shops in the State through lottery.
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.