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List of Indian States Where Alcohol Is Banned?


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Doodlebrary

April 13, 2024

  • There are several Indian states and union territories where alcohol is partially or completely banned.
  • List of Indian states and union territories where alcohol was banned or restricted to some extent:
    1. Gujarat: Gujarat is a dry state, meaning the sale and consumption of alcohol for the general public are entirely banned.
    2. Bihar: Bihar banned the sale and consumption of alcohol in April 2016.
    3. Nagaland: Nagaland has had a long history of alcohol prohibition. The sale and consumption of alcohol are prohibited for the general public.
    4. Mizoram: Mizoram also has strict alcohol laws, and the sale and consumption of alcohol are prohibited.
    5. Lakshadweep: Lakshadweep is a union territory with a total ban on alcohol.
    6. Manipur: Manipur had previously banned the sale and consumption of alcohol, although some relaxation may have occurred since then.
    7. Andaman and Nicobar Islands: Alcohol is prohibited for the general public in some parts of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
    8. Kerala: Kerala has partial prohibition, with restrictions on the sale and consumption of alcohol in certain areas and time frames.
    9. Tamil Nadu: Tamil Nadu has seen fluctuations in alcohol policies over the years, with periodic bans and restrictions on sale and consumption.
    10. Haryana: Haryana had introduced partial prohibition in certain areas, and restrictions on the sale of alcohol near highways.
  • Please be aware that the alcohol policies in these states and union territories may change, and it’s essential to check for updates from local authorities or government sources for the most current information on alcohol regulations.

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