Hindustan Times, Patna | By Arun Kumar
UPDATED ON OCT 27, 2020 11:25 AM IST
The opposition claims prohibition has been a farce due to rampant smuggling and growing use of drugs.
Hindustan Times, Guwahati | By Sadiq Naqvi
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2018 05:34 PM IST
The new Mizo National Front, which had made reimposing prohibition a poll promise, has decided to stop the sale of liquor by government agencies, and bring a legislation to stop sale by private players.
Mizoram election result: Zoramthanga set to return as CM after decade, lists prohibition as topmost priority
Hindustan Times, Aizawl | By Utpal Parashar
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2018 10:30 PM IST
Mizoram election result: Zoramthanga, who led his Mizo National Front back to power to the state after a decade in the opposition, has three main priority areas when he takes over as chief minister.
By Nitish Kumar
PUBLISHED ON JUL 31, 2018 12:55 PM IST
We have always emphasised that a combination of a fair implementation of law coupled with a people-inspired campaign is a way to go. We have relentlessly encouraged the self-help groups and public representatives to demonstrate ‘social leadership’ and strengthen the hands of the state in the continued implementation of prohibition
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUL 27, 2018 10:17 AM IST
Instead of taking the total prohibition route, the State could consider launching awareness campaigns that drive home the demerits of irresponsible drinking. This must be approached from a medical perspective, not a moral one.
Press Trust of India, Patna | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2018 12:43 PM IST
Bihar government has written to the Union Health Ministry for intervention to facilitate introducing a ban on khaini.