With private shops reopening, the government has now completely exited the liquor sale business.
Why alcohol shops are closed today in Delhi?
This is because of a transition to the Delhi government’s new excise policy, under which all 860 liquor shops in the city will be given to private firms through an open tender process. During the transition period, only government-run liquor outlets will remain open, according to the Hindustan Times.
Are liquor shops closing in Delhi?
Delhi’s all private liquor shops will be shut from tomorrow, October 1 because of the New Excise Policy. Today, around 260 privately-owned liquor shops will be winding up their business. Whereas only state government-run liquor outlets will continue retail sales till November 16.
Is today a dry day?
19 February, Friday: Chhatrapati Shivaji Mahavir Jayanti. 27 February, Saturday: Guru Ravidas Jayanti (dry day in Delhi only) 8 March, Monday: Swami Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti. … 25 April, Sunday: Mahavir Jayanti.
What is new liquor policy in Delhi?
The new liquor policy stipulates that the new liquor stores will have to be equipped with air-conditioning and CCTV cameras. It also bars selling liquor through grilled shops with people crowding outside on roads and pavements.
What is Delhi new excise policy?
The new excise policy allows opening of five super-premium retail stores for whole of Delhi, each with an area of 2500 square feet. Liquor tasting facility will also be developed at these super-premium retail vends. Read all the Latest News, Breaking News and Coronavirus News here.
What national alcohol day is today?
National Alcohol Day is held every year on October 2nd. In 2021, National Alcohol Day will fall on Saturday, October 2nd.
Which day is dry day in Delhi?
Here is the list of all the Dry Days in 2021 in Delhi.
|14 January 2021||Thursday||Makar Sankranti|
|26 January 2021||Tuesday||Republic Day|
|30 January 2021||Saturday||Martyr’s Day|
|27 February 2021||Saturday||Guru Nanak Jayanti|
Which are the dry days in India?
Here’s a complete list of dry days in 2021:
- January. 14 January, Thursday: Makar Sankranti. …
- February. 19 February, Friday: Chhatrapati Shivaji Mahavir Jayanti. …
- March. 8 March, Monday: Swami Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti. …
- April. 2 April, Friday: Good Friday. …
- May. 1 May, Saturday: Maharashtra Day (Maharashtra) …
- July. …
- August. …