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Liquor policy


Delhi BJP stops traffic in liquor protest, AAP hits back

January 04, 2022 2:18 am

The Delhi BJP unit demanded a rollback of the policy and alleged that the Aam Admi Party (AAP) government has allowed liquor shops in non-conforming areas, with some coming up in the close vicinity of schools and places of worship.

Delhi: In new liquor policy, some hiccups

November 29, 2021 10:54 am

As the Delhi government’s move to completely privatise the alcohol vends business begins to take shape, suppliers are running into some teething troubles. But officials are confident these are blips in a long-overdue process.

Delhi to earn Rs 10,000 crore revenue under new excise policy, says Manish Sisodia

September 16, 2021 7:42 am

“The government had expected the rise in excise revenue to be around Rs 2,500 crore, but the increase after bidding is now expected to be around Rs 3,500 crore,” Manish Sisodia said.  

New liquor policy in Delhi: AC vends, premium stores, discounts on booze

July 05, 2021 8:57 pm

There will be 29 vends in the NDMC and Delhi Cantonment areas and 10 retail vends at the airport. The stores in the airport will be allowed to operate round the clock.

High Court seeks reply from UT in petition alleging carterlisation of liquor business in Chandigarh

June 24, 2020 12:37 pm

The classification of liquor vends as city shops, village shops and normal shops has also been challenged in the petition.

Rs 1 crore worth liquor that Gujarat couldn't drink

May 23, 2018 6:10 pm

Gujarat, after its formation in 1960 out of Bombay State, continued the ban and still enforces it to this day. So basically, the manufacture, sale, consumption, and storage of alcohol is illegal in the state.

Kerala govt amends liquor policy, 3-star hotels can acquire licences to sell alcohol

June 08, 2017 9:40 pm

The new policy will reflect the changes that the LDF government wanted to bring in especially in the backdrop of the fall in tourism sector earnings and loss of employment to thousands of people employed in liquor outlets post the alcohol ban.

Delhi: Permit holders can now buy liquor from three shops

April 06, 2016 3:32 am

A P-10 permit is required for buying and serving liquor at a private function or a party.

In high spirits: India's drinking laws

February 21, 2016 1:12 am

A look at different states and their liquor policy, the amount of spirit one can stock at home.

Kerala liquor policy: Congress drops its stand, agrees to sail with govt

January 07, 2015 5:53 pm

Bar hotel owners had alleged they had paid a bribe of Rs 1 crore to K M Mani to get the licence of 418 bars renewed.