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Pandemic hits beer sales in Punjab, 60% drop in procurement by retail vends

July 19, 2020 12:28 am

The sale of Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) too has been impacted with liquor contractors lifting around 31 per cent less quota as compared to last year in May and June. 

Karnataka allows liquor sale till 9 pm, microbreweries to begin takeaway service

June 03, 2020 10:35 am

The Karnataka excise department had called for measures like social distancing, cleanliness, usage of masks and sanitizers, among others, and microbreweries situated in containment zones are not allowed to function.

Punjab set to give relief to liquor contractors, Cabinet to decide today

May 09, 2020 9:14 am

The Excise Department has suggested three options for providing relief to the contractors including reducing the licence fee, extending the financial year by 42 days and reducing the quota of the liquor to be sold by the contractors. The Cabinet will take a call on the issue.

Punjab liquor vends to open tomorrow, home delivery service available

May 06, 2020 2:14 pm

In an order issued by the government Tuesday evening, not more than two litres of liquor would be allowed to be delivered to a single buyer.

Karnataka sold liquor worth Rs 45 crore, price rise soon

May 05, 2020 3:15 pm

According to the State Excise Department, 3.9 lakh litres of beer and 8.5 lakh litres of Indian-made liquor (IML) were sold on Monday.

Copies of liquor bills exceeding Rs 50,000 go viral, Bengaluru vendor booked

May 06, 2020 7:11 pm

"The retailer claims that the purchase was made by 8 people, but was billed together as the payment was made from a single ATM/debit card," Excise Deputy Commissioner (Bengaluru South) Giri J said.

TASMAC shops to open in Tamil Nadu from May 7

May 04, 2020 9:22 pm

The shops will be allowed to function between 10 am and 5 pm and should ensure that social distancing is being followed.

Maharashtra govt may restrict timings of liquor shops

October 31, 2017 3:49 am

Officials from the labour department said the move comes after the police authorities raised the issue of law and order problems and suggested certain restrictions on running the liquor-related businesses such as wine shops, beer bars, permit rooms and star hotels.

Justifies move to measure distance aerially: In High Court, Administration cites Chandigarh’s ‘peculiar character’

July 05, 2017 5:08 am

The UT said the "peculiar character” of the city was the reason to not use motorable distance in the implementation of SC’s directions on liquor shops located near highways.

Madras High Court dismisses PIL against liquor outlet

June 15, 2017 2:42 pm

Vignesh submitted the petition saying that the authorities were arbitrarily functioning by opening the shop against the interests of village people and Panchayat Grama Sabha resolution, and sought for a direction from the court to close liquor outlet.