No decision taken to issue licenses for opening liquor shops: Finance Department     

No decision taken to issue licenses for opening liquor shops: Finance Department     

Kansal urges public not to believe rumours or half -baked news            

Srinagar, June 21: Jammu and Kashmir Government on Sunday  said that it has not taken any policy decision regarding issuance of fresh liquor licenses in unserved areas in the Union Territory.

“Finance department has not taken any policy decision regarding issuance  of fresh liquor licenses in unserved areas. No list of unserved  areas has either been considered, “J&K’s Department of Information and Public Relations tweeted.
In another tweet, J&K government spokesman Rohit Kansal urges people  not believe rumours or half- baked news. The government issued a clarification after different groups slammed government’s proposed move to open liquor shops in Kashmir. (KNO)