महाराष्ट्र शराब होम डिलीवरी पालिसी, Maharashtra Liquor Home Delivery Policy – महाराष्ट्र में शराब की होम डिलीवरी करेगी सरकार। Home Delivery of Liquor in the state
Maharashtra Liquor Home Delivery Policy
There is good news in Maharashtra for liquor lovers. The state government is considering bringing a new policy for them. Under this policy, liquor will be delivered to their home. According to the Excise Minister Chandrashekhar Bevankule, this policy will prove to be a game changer for the liquor industry. If this policy is implemented, then Maharashtra will be the first state to implement this kind of policy. However, the purpose behind this step of government is to reduce the cause of drink & driving and road accident.
Reason Behind Maharashtra Liquor Home Delivery Policy
Since the incidents of drinking and driving are seen in the state, this leads to road accidents and many people lose their lives. The e-commerce website offers home delivery of other things, home delivery of alcohol will be done through those same mediums. This is likely to reduce the number of drink and drive cases.
In the year 2015, the National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB) said that 1.5% of accidents in the 4.64 lakh road accidents are caused due to drug & drive or drug-driving. The figure of the injured was 6,295. There were more than 8 deaths per day in 2,988 deaths.
Aadhar Mandatory for Availing Benefits
The state government will direct the vendors to take full details of the customer before taking the order, the Aadhaar number should be necessary so that their correct identity address.
There will be Geo-tagging on bottle cap of liquor so that their manufacturing and selling can be tracked. In this way, the state government will be able to track it from manufacturing to customer’s home. Through this, the state government will be able to stop the sale of smuggling and wrong liquor sales. Besides, it will also provide jobs to the youth in-home delivery.