NET Web Desk
Online liquor sales in the Guwahati Municipal Corporation area have officially started in Guwahati. Notification to that effect has been issued by Principal Secretary to the Govt. of Assam Rajesh Prasad.
The first stage of online liquor sales will be confined to the Guwahati Municipal Corporation area, and the excise tax authority can be further expanded to other areas of the state.
In terms of COVID-19 guidelines, the order states that in the Guwahati Municipal Corporation area, all Indian-made foreign liquor/beer/country spirit retail ‘OFF’ shops have been introduced for online sale.
Online home delivery will be between 11.00 AM to 10.00 PM subject to compliance with the lockdown restrictions issued by competent authorities from time to time.