Hyderabad: The state government has extended liquor licences for another month from November 1 to November 30. The new excise policy was supposed to come into effect on November 1 with the present licence period concluding on October 30.
There are around 2,000 licensed liquor stores in the stare. For the first time, the state government announced liquor licence reservations for SCs and BCs as part of the new policy. There is a likelihood of liquor licences going up as well as the licence charges.TNN