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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.