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Liquor Sales In Karnataka Decline After Excise Duty Hike

Karnataka has recorded a decline in liquor sales in the state in August after the new government increased the excise duty. As per the statement from the Federation of Wine Merchants’ Association, Karnataka, the first two weeks of August have seen a significant decline in both sales and revenue. It may be recalled that while […]

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UP Cabinet Approves New Excise Policy, Consumers May Have To Pay More For Drinking Alcohol

The Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh cabinet has approved the new excise policy, in which the license fee of liquor and beer shops has been increased by 10 per cent. The decision was taken at a Cabinet meeting held on Saturday. The government has set a target of raising revenue of about Rs 45,000 crores from […]

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Delhi Govt Choses These Six Dry Days Between 26 Jan and 30 March

Following the decision to revert to its earlier excise policy that provides for dry days on gazetted holidays, the Delhi government has chosen to observe six dry days between January 26 and March 30. Republic Day (Jan 26), Guru Ravidas Birthday (Feb 5), Swami Dayananda Saraswati Jayanti (Feb 15), Mahashivaratri (Feb 18), Holi (Mar 8) […]

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