PROHIBITION LAW

  • Hooch Tragedy: Guj for death penalty for convicts July 15, 2009

    Ahmedabad: In the wake of recent Hooch tragedy, the Gujarat government has introduced a Bill in the state Assembly to amend the Prohibition Law, thereby seeking stringent punishment, including death penalty, to deal with illicit liquor trade. "We have taken a historical step to introduce a Bill in the current...
  • Dry Gujarat gives SEZs liquor permit December 30, 2006

    New Delhi: Relaxing the prohibition law, Gujarat government on Saturday said liquor will be made available to the people living in Special Economic Zones (SEZ), who carry the required liquor card. Over a dozen SEZ's are expected to come up in the next two years in Gujarat. The liquor cards, with threeyear...