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      BSBCL is a Government of Bihar undertaking corporation created under the aegis of Department of
      Excise Govt. of Bihar. The formation of BSBCL was approved by the Canbinet on 25th March 2006.
      BSBCL has been incorporated under the Campanies Act 1956. Corporation started its operation
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Managing Director : B. Rajender, IAS
(Managing Director)(Bihar State Beverages Corporation Limited)



INFORMATION ABOUT LIQUOR TO THE CONSUMER
1. Dry Days
On the following days in Bihar all the liquor-vending outlets(Retails, Bars, Club etc) have to be kept compulsorily closed:-
Republic Day 26 Junaury
Independence Day 15 August
Gandhi Jayanthi 2 October
Mahavir Jayanti
Ramnavmi
Budh Jayanti
Durga puja(Dashmi)
Id-ul-fitar
Muharram
Holi
On the 1st of every English Calender Month the liquor-vending units have to be kept closed as per administrative instruction of Government.
In all areas of election the liquor vendign licensed have to be kept closed on the day of polling and previous day. During counting the liqour licenses have to closed as per the notification of local authority.
The above dates and days the 'Dry Days' in enforcing the Abkari Act in Bihar.
2. a) Do's
A). Always buy liquor from an authorized liquor shop.
B). The Consumers buying liquor from an authorized liquor shop must positively ensure the
presence of Holographic Security Label in the bottle caps. C). Always check the seal of the bottle before purchasing.
D). While purchasing liquor from the shop always insist on cash-memo(bill)
E). Do remember to obtain cash balance if any due before leaving the counter.
b). Don'ts:-
A). Do not pay more than the prescribed price or MRP printed on the bottle or duly exhibited on the Notice Board.
B). In Bihar the permissible quantity of liquor that can be possessed and carried is 3 litres of Indian Made Foreign Liquor, 7,8 litres of Beer , 7,8 litres of Wine.
C). Do not buy liquor from illegal shops or sources.
D). If you are under 18 years, you are stricly prohibited from purchasing liquor.
E). Liquor markded

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