Holi 2024 / Big news for cannabis and liquor lovers in Lucknow, ban on sale on the occasion of Holi

Vikrant Shekhawat : Mar 24, 2024, 01:00 PM
Holi 2024: On the festival of Holi, many people consume alcohol, beer, toddy and cannabis. But Lucknow DM has made a big announcement to maintain peace on the occasion of Holi. Liquor shops will remain closed in Lucknow on March 25 on the occasion of Holi.

The order of Lucknow DM Suryapal Gangwar has come out regarding this matter. He said that the sale of liquor has been banned in the capital on the occasion of Holi on March 25. All shops selling liquor, beer, toddy and cannabis will remain closed.

There will be dry days these days in March-April

Good Friday on March 29

Ram Navami on 21st April

Mahavir Jayanti on 25th April

It is important to keep in mind here that the Excise Department will keep a strict eye on the liquor shops. If a shopkeeper is found violating the rules, his license can be cancelled. Keeping in mind the government rules, liquor lovers have started accumulating stocks even before Holi.

Strict action will be taken against hoodlums

Police and administration will keep a close watch on those who create ruckus on the day of Holi. Police officers have been instructed to remain alert. In such a situation, strict action will be taken against anti-social elements.