Election strategist-turned-politician, Prashant Kishor, on Thursday mentioned prohibition in Bihar has been a whole failure however Chief Minister Nitish Kumar “doesn’t need to settle for this actuality. Whereas addressing a gathering, as part of his `Jan Suraaj’ marketing campaign, in Hajipur in Vaishali district on Monday, Kishor, mentioned, The enforcement of liquor ban has completely failed in Bihar.
Regardless of Bihar being a dry state, those that need can simply get liquor right here. Due to this fact, prohibition within the Bihar has been a whole failure. Nonetheless the Bihar chief minister “doesn’t need to settle for this actuality, he added.
Whereas focusing on the Bihar authorities, the election strategist on Thursday ran a ballot on Twitter questioning the efficient implementation of liquor prohibition within the state. Kishor requested respondents to provide a `sure’ or `no’ reply to his poser – prohibition of liquor in Bihar has fully failed.” Social media customers began giving their opinion on this ballot. The state authorities had on April 5, 2016 banned the manufacture, commerce, storage transportation, sale, consumption of liquor together with IMFL within the state and made it a punishable offence for these violating the Bihar Prohibition and Excise Act 2016 which has to date been amended a number of instances.