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Liquor ban in Delhi not practical, says Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

Liquor ban in Delhi not practical, says Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday said a ban on the sale of liquor in Delhi is not practical unless it is also banned across the nation.

Drink 'Tadi' to avoid spurious liquor – Lalu Yadav's advice to Biharis

Drink 'Tadi' to avoid spurious liquor – Lalu Yadav's advice to Biharis

Lalu Prasad, whose RJD is a major ally of the ruling Grand Alliance in Bihar, has advised habitual drinkers to consume "toddy", locally called "tadi", to avoid incidents like the hooch tragedy that has killed 16 people.

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar talks tough on punishing hooch tragedy culprits; toll 16

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar talks tough on punishing hooch tragedy culprits; toll 16

As the death toll in the hooch tragedy in Bihar's Gopalganj district rose to 16, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday promised to punish the culprits under the stringent new excise law, which provides for death sentence and life imprisonment.

In 'wet' Madhya Pradesh, 14 Gram Sabhas to impose liquor ban

Fourteen Gram Sabhas in this district of Madhya Pradesh have passed resolutions against liquor trade and consumption, proposing fines ranging from Rs 10,000 to Rs 20,000 to be imposed on violators.

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.
 

Why are SHOs being suspended in Bihar? Here are the details

As many as 4,707 people have been arrested in four months and 3,719 FIRs lodged in connection with the liquor ban in Bihar.

Mizoram sets up committee to study impact of earlier Act

Mizoram sets up committee to study impact of earlier Act

The Committee would study the economical, social and health aspects of the impact of the Mizoram Liquor Prohibition and Control Act and also undertake review of the implementation of the act, in force in the state since January 15, 2015, the notification said.

Separatists demand ban on liquor in J&K

Separatist groups today demanded complete ban on the sale and consumption of liquor in Jammu and Kashmir.

Despite ban, 15 alcohol factories still active in Bihar?

Despite ban, 15 alcohol factories still active in Bihar?

The BJP on Wednesday questioned the integrity of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's 'anti-liquor' campaign alleging that there were 15 active alcohol factories in the state and said that he had been elected to the top post to fix the law and order situation besides other problems prevalent within the state.

Yoga irrelevant without country-wide liquor ban: Nitish Kumar

Ahead of the International Yoga Day on June 21, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday said the ancient discipline is "irrelevant without imposing ban" on sale of liquor across the country and appealed Prime Minister Narendra Modi to act in this regard.

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar dares PM Modi, asks him to ban liquor in all BJP-ruled states

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar dares PM Modi, asks him to ban liquor in all BJP-ruled states

In yet another attempt to take a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday dared the government in Centre to ban liquor in all Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-ruled states.

Real 'Vikash Parv' only by ordering liquor ban: Nitish Kumar

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar said true celebrations will be if PM Narendra Modi gets the liquor ban imposed at least in BJP-ruled states.

After temple entry movement, Trupti Desai to campaign for total liquor ban in Maharashtra

After temple entry movement, Trupti Desai to campaign for total liquor ban in Maharashtra

Trupti Desai will travel across the state of Maharashtra to create awareness about total liquor prohibition. 

Despite complete ban, four die after consuming spurious liquor in Bihar

Despite complete ban, four die after consuming spurious liquor in Bihar

Following the complete ban on liquor in Bihar, four people died after consuming spurious liquor, police said on Wednesday.

After liquor ban, crime graph down in Bihar

 The complete ban on liquor in Bihar is showing positive results -- crimes as well as road accidents have come down in the last 20 days, officials said on Tuesday.

Liquor ban impact: Nitish Kumar 'touched' at Bihar woman remarrying husband after 16-years

Bihar CM was 'touched' on hearing that a couple who had been separated for 16 years, made up because of liquor ban in the state.

Toddy tappers protest against ban in Bihar

Hundreds of Bihar's toddy tappers on Monday protested against the ban on sale of the drink, the main source of their livelihood.

Social change due to liquor ban transcending Bihar: Nitish Kumar

 Citing behavioural change in men after total prohibition in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today said social change due to the ban was transcending the boundaries of Bihar triggering similar demands in Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh by women.

Social change due to liquor ban transcending Bihar: Nitish

Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi and former Chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi have been attacking Kumar over the toddy issue.