Uttar Pradesh will soon have a new excise policy. Accordingly, no liquor shops would be allowed to function along highways & near educational institutions. And even religious places & densely populated areas.
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- The move was announced by CM Yogi Adityanath at the inaugural session of the BJP state executive meeting in Lucknow.
- His announcement assumes significance in the light of a number of hooch tragedies in the state in recent years.
- This move comes after a successful round of banning sale of liquor in Gurgaon!
- That you start looking for new places to drink or new liquor shops in Noida!
You can read about the ban in Gurgaon here.