Govt appoints commission on liquor policy

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala government has appointed former judge of the High Court M Ramachandran as the one-member commission to recommend norms for formulating a liquor policy.

The Commission would also review bar licences recently issued by the government, Excise Minister K Babu said in a release here.

The minister said the cabinet had decided not to sanction any new bar licence until the Commission submitted its recommendations.