Maharashtra restores licences of 13,000 bars on highways
Friday, March 24, 2017, 12:48 PM
The state government has directed its officials to restore the licenses of permit rooms and bars on national and state highways. The order is based on an opinion from attorney general Mukul Rohatgi the Supreme Court's ban on liquor shops on highways applies only to shops where liquor is sold in retail. Liquor shops within 500 meters from national and state highways are closed.