Nitish Kumar bans Liqour in Bihar

Nitish-Kumar-bans-Liqour-in-BiharBihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar made the announcement of liquor ban in Bihar with effect from April 2016 to mark Prohibition Day.

Liquor ban was Nitish’s poll promise, fulfilling his promise , he made the announcement of Liquor ban in the state.

The excise department earns Rs 4,000 cr per year from liquor sales, But due to public interest and the government took this decision.

The income would be generated by alternative ways like ethanol production.

BJP welcomed the move of the liquor ban in the state.