Liquor shops

Rs 5,300 crore in Delhi government coffers after first round of bidding for liquor shops

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.

published on : 7th August 2021

Kerala HC takes note of shabby liquor outlets, wants remedial steps

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.

published on : 30th July 2021

Show cause notice to liquor store in Delhi for flouting Covid-19 guidelines

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.

published on : 24th June 2021

Delhi government extends excise licenses of liquor shops, clubs for three more months

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.

published on : 11th June 2021

Delhi unlock phase two: Marshals at liquor stores to maintain Covid norms

There are around 850 liquor shops in the city, including those run by government agencies and private individuals.

published on : 9th June 2021

Illegal liquor shops back in full swing in Telangana

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.

published on : 16th May 2021

Covid Curfew: Liquor shops in supermarkets not permitted to operate

Allowing people to consume alcohol on the premises will lead to suspension/cancellation of the licence, the order said.  

published on : 28th April 2021

Dry days: Tipplers brave Delhi heat, crowd, virus to stock booze

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.

published on : 20th April 2021

Odisha government receives 19,416 applications for selection of 1,297 liquor shops

Odisha government has received 19,416 applications till Thursday for selection of 1,297 liquor shops in the State through lottery.

published on : 3rd April 2021

On his first day in office, Edappadi Palanisamy fulfils five poll promises of Jayalalithaa

The new Tamil Nadu CM announced the string of welfare schemes which were part of AIADMK's poll promise.

published on : 20th February 2017

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Palanisamy announces closure of 500 liquor retail outlets  

The present closure of 500 IMFL outlets was among the first five orders Palanisamy signed as Chief Minister.      

published on : 20th February 2017