DANG, June 21: The local administration here has imposed a ban on sale and distribution of liquor products effective from June 22 in view of the forthcoming second round of local level elections.
A meeting of the District Security Mechanism held under the coordination of Dang’s Chief District Officer (CDO), Meghnath Kafle, took the decision to ban liquor on Tuesday.
According to Superintendent of Police (SP), Dhiraj Pratap Singh, the sale and distribution of liquor will be banned in public places including hotels and restaurants.
Meanwhile, an all – party meeting has decided to form a committee headed by Chief Election Official, Churaman Khadka, with political party representatives as members to resolve any problems seen among the parties during the electioneering. The meeting has appealed to the political parties to strictly comply with the election code. RSS