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Delhi: 360 arrested in three weeks for consuming alcohol in public places

Delhi: 360 arrested in three weeks for consuming alcohol in public places

The drive was launched on November 7 and action has been taken against the violators under Section 40 of the Delhi Excise Act and they are handed over to Delhi Police for further action as per law.

41 people arrested for drinking in public places in Delhi

41 people arrested for drinking in public places in Delhi

41 people were held in the National Capital for consuming liquor in public places by the Excise Department on the second day of its special drive against open drinking, taking the total numbers of people arrested to 77.

Liquor ban fallout! Bihar police officers refuse promotions, reject SHO postings

The district administration of Nalanda on Tuesday said it has initiated the process to impose a fine of Rs 5,000 on every household of Kailashpuri village as collective penalty for violating the prohibition law in Bihar.
 

In dry state Gujarat, liquor emerges as a medicine!

In dry state Gujarat, liquor emerges as a medicine!

Gujarat may be the first Indian state to implement total liquor prohibition in 1958, but alcohol is slowly emerging as a medicine for some of the state residents.

Excise department seals Feroz Shah Kotla stadium bar for serving liquor on October 2

The resto-bar run by the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) within the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium premises was today sealed by the Delhi govt's excise department for violation of government rules.

ED sleuths in Jammu and Kashmir foil bid to smuggle banned forest products

Sleuths of the Jammu and Kashmir Excise Department on Friday foiled a bid to smuggle rare and highly-valuable banned forest products after a huge quantity of them were seized at the Lakhanpur toll post in Kathua district.

Hooch tragedy: UP govt suspends nine excise officials

Hooch tragedy: UP govt suspends nine excise officials

The Uttar Pradesh government has suspended nine officials of the excise department and transferred the superintendent of police (SP) of Unnao district after five people died of consuming illicit liquor, officials said on Monday.

Nine suspended in UP after hooch tragedy

The Uttar Pradesh government has suspended nine officials of the excise department and transferred the superintendent of police (SP) of Unnao district after five people died of consuming illicit liquor, officials said on Monday.

AAP releases list of department-wise breakup of ACB arrests

The Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday released a list containing the department-wise breakup of the 35 officers arrested by the Anti Corruption Branch (ACB).

PCB asked to pay property tax on Gaddafi stadium

PCB asked to pay property tax on Gaddafi stadium

Lahore High Court has ordered the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to pay 60 million rupees as property tax to the government for using the Gadaffi stadium for commercial purposes.

Mobile app to put a cap on sale of illicit, spurious liquor

 Now verifying the authenticity of your preferred liquor brand is literally in your hand as the Delhi Government has developed a mobile application for the benefit of the customers and to put a cap on sale of illicit liquor.

Indore's excise constable found to be a millionaire

A raid at the house of an excise department constable in Madhya Pradesh's Indore city Tuesday revealed that he actually owned property worth crores of rupees.

Competition Commission rejects case on excise department and TCS

Fair trade regulator CCI has rejected allegations of anti-competitive conduct against the excise department and TCS in connection with a technology to be provided by the IT firm to check the flow of illicit liquor in the national capital region.

Excise dept eyes enhanced luxury tax collection

According to excise department they will clamp down heavily on entities who are found to have evaded luxury tax following a study of their financial records.

Goons attack UP policemen, officials

About half-a-dozen Uttar Pradesh policemen and excise department officers were injured after a liquor mafia attacked a raiding team here, police said Wednesday.

AP excise officials seize 120 kg of ganja

Prohibition and Excise Department officials of the Narsipatnam station seized about 120 kg of ganja, worth more than Rs 30 lakh in two separate incidents and arrested two inter-state drug peddlers.

Fifty probationary sub-inspectors of Excise Dept hospitalised

As many as 50 excise probationary sub-inspectors were admitted to a government hospital in Nallakunta here after they complained of throat infection besides fever and body-pain, officials said.

Court rejects excise official`s plea to transfer graft case

A Delhi court has dismissed the suspended Central Excise Commissioner Anup Srivastava`s plea for transfer of the graft case against him to another court on the ground that the counsel for him had worked under the special judge.

`Irregularities` in excise dept to be probed

D V Sadananda Gowda ordered a probe into alleged irregularities in the Excise Department in Dakshina Kannada district, according to R Janardhan.

Step up vigil after hooch tragedy, Excise Dept told

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy directed officials of the Prohibition and Excise Department to step up vigil and check illicit liquor trade in the state.