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Women from 4 Raigad villages vote for no-liquor zone

As many as 1,311 women from Wahal, Morawe, Jawale and Bamandongri voted to levy a ban on liquor that will effectively shut down a private restaurant-cum-bar and two other liquor shops in the area.

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Last spirit standing: A day in the life of a 50-year-old toddy tapper in Bihar

With toddy exempted from the new liquor ban in Bihar, Lali Choudhary says any effort to stop the sale of palm wine would be “tampering with nature”

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Ban on desi liquor in Bihar to be enforced from today

The amended liquor law has the provision of death sentence for manufacturers and suppliers in the event of a hooch tragedy.

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Bihar goes dry from tomorrow, but what about displaced workers in liquor trade?

The biggest challenge comes from policing, with amended law laying stringent provisions making most offences non-bailable. This means that one wouldn’t get bail from police stations from drinking offences.

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Rajasthan: Village votes to shut only liquor shop

Campaign began on Republic Day this year when women raised demand at gram sabha meeting.

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Maharashtra earns Rs 20,000 cr revenue from liquor sector

The state govt is not going to ban liquor as it would have major financial implications on revenue earning.

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Maharashtra: Buldhana villagers demand liquor ban in district

Villagers, especially women, said they were facing financial hardship and harassment because of massive sale and consumption of liquor in their villages.

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Cong, JD(U) want ban on liquor in Jharkhand

Supporting the JD(U) demand, PCC spokesman Ajay Rai said the state government should keep a watch on labels to check illegally inscribed rates on liquor bottles.

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Complete ban on liquor not practical: Rajasthan Health Minister

“We cannot ban liquor, sambhav he nahi hai, we can only alter its consumption,” said Rajendra Rathore.

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Sasi Perumal’s death brings prohibition demand on centre-stage of Tamil Nadu politics

Perumal’s family has refused to accept his body, demanding the closure of all liquor shops near schools and temples.

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Maggi ban: Alcohol should be banned first as it is injurious to health, says High Court

Nestle India’s senior counsel Iqbal Chagla, who concurred with the court’s view, said that no alcohol in the country has received product approval from the food safety regulator.


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Liquor bans have never worked. Why must Bihar reinvent the wheel?

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Manipur mulls lifting ban on liquor sale

The CM’s proposal comes exactly a year after neighbouring Mizoram lifted its ban on sale of liquor in July 2014.


Liquor ban will protect youth, Kerala tells Supreme Court

‘Students are wasting their youth and the state has a duty to protect them,’ said Kapil Sibal.

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After the closure of bars, the excise department would take back the remaining stock of the liquor.

Kerala High Court upholds govt liquor policy, confines bar licence to five-star hotels

Beer and wine parlours were allowed in the closed 418 bars to address the loss of jobs and cushion.

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