Anti-liquor policy in Patna is illegal, says Patna high court

Patna: The Patna High Court today struck down the liquor ban imposed by the Nitish Kumar administration in April and said that the anti-liquor policy in Patna is illegal.

A high court bench, after hearing a petition against the ban, termed it “illegal”. The court also criticised the stringent provisions in Bihar’s new excise law.

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