Guwahati: Liquor Worth Rs 6.2 Crore Sold On Vishwakarma Puja

Share on twitter
Share on facebook
Share on linkedin
Share on whatsapp
Share on email
Share on telegram
The Assam Excise Department revealed that the Guwahati registered liquor sales of Rs 6.2 crores in a day on the occasion.
Share on twitter
Share on facebook
Share on linkedin
Share on whatsapp
Share on email
Share on telegram
Guwahati: Liquor Worth Rs 6.2 Crore Sold On Vishwakarma Puja
Guwahati: Liquor Worth Rs 6.2 Crore Sold On Vishwakarma Puja

Guwahati: Over Rs 6 crore worth of alcohol was sold during the Vishwakarma Puja celebration in Guwahati on September 17.

The Assam Excise Department revealed that the Guwahati registered liquor sales of Rs 6.2 crores in a day on the occasion.

Meanwhile, on Sunday, the excise revenue generated from liquor sales was around Rs 2.25 crores.

Last year, on the same day, Guwahati recorded liquor sales of around 3 crores 70 lakh, the number has almost doubled this time around.

Last year, in December, the Assam government hiked the excise duty to compensate for VAT reduction on petrol and diesel, while the liquor price increased by 15 percent.

Related Post