Excise Deptt raids, seals 20 shop-bars

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 16 Jul 2017 11:42:15


 

Staff Reporter,

Assistant Commissioner, Excise Department, Satyanarayan Dubey conducted a survey of shop-bars and found several irregularities in their operation


Two teams of District Excise Department comprising 20 personnel each conducted surprise inspections and sealed around 20 shop-bars at English liquor shops

Taking stern action against violation of norms, separate teams of District Excise Department conducted raids and sealed around 20 shop-bars in the city, on Saturday.
Assistant Commissioner, Excise Department, Satyanarayan Dubey conducted a survey of shop-bars in the city and found several irregularities in their operation. He instructed the Excise officers for conducting surprise inspections at all the shop-bars.


In compliance with the directions, two teams of District Excise Department led by Assistant District Excise officers comprising 20-20 personnel conducted surprise inspections and sealed around 20 shop-bars at English liquor shops situated in Mahanadda, Sanjeevani Nagar, Vijay Nagar, Marhatal, Ranital, Adhartal, Kanchghar, Omti, Tularam Chowk and Ghamapur areas. Besides this, Assistant Commissioner, Satyanarayan Dubey has constituted a committee under the supervision of Assistant District Excise officers, G L Maravi, Pawan Jharia and Shravan Kumar Tiwari for verifying the availability of necessary facilities like air-conditioner, clean drinking water, adequate space and other facilities before continuing the operation of seized shop-bars.