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BREAKING: ‘Dry Day’ on Saturday in Kamrup Metro

Bars, clubs and hotels with liquor serving license will remain closed in the Kamrup Metro district

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GUWAHATI:  Assam excise department has declared Saturday as ‘Dry Day’ to mark the birth anniversary of Srimanta Sankardeva.

In a notification issued on Friday, the department said, “During the period possession or sale or distribution of spirituous, fermented or intoxicating liquors or other substances of alike nature is completely prohibited.”

The department added that on Saturday, all wholesale Warehouse, NFL Retail “OFF” (liquor shops) and “ON” (bars) shops including Club “ON” Hotel “ON” and country spirit shops will remain closed in Kamrup Metropolitan District.

Any violation of the above will attract penal action as per law.