In Haryana, after implementation of lockdown in the State, the retail liquor vends have been closed from March 27, 2020 onwards.
While giving more information an official spokesperson said that the Haryana Government has not allowed any person or individual to conduct the sale of liquor in the State after March 27, 2020. However, after the closure of retail liquor vends, the cases of sale of illegal/illicit liquor have come to notice, he added.
He further said that in this regard, several Government agencies including the Excise & Taxation Department and Police have been continuously working to curb such illegal sale of liquor.
In view of the current situation, the general public is hereby advised not to purchase liquor from any unauthorized source. It may be spurious, injurious to health and life-threatening. Further, if any such activity including manufacturing and sale of illegal liquor is detected, the same may be brought to the notice of concerned DETC (Excise) or Police Department, for taking further necessary action in this regard he added.