Supreme Court Bans Liquor Shops On All National, State Highways
Friday, December 16, 2016, 10:09 AM
The Supreme Court has ordered the closure of liquor shops, on all National and State highways in the country, from April 1st 2017. Shops cannot be set up within a radius of 500 meters of the roads. No new liquor license can be issued and existing shops can operate till April 1st 2017. This move will help prevent road accidents caused by drunken accidents.