By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : April 01, 2017, 05:15
Duration : 01:29
Supreme court orders shut down of liquor shops on highways
Supreme court has banned sale of liquor on highways within 500 metres from April 1. The top court also made it clear that hotels, pubs and restaurants in the vicinity that serve alcohol, too, would have to take it off the menu to keep the roads safe. The objective is to check drunken driving as it is a major cause of road accidents in the country," a bench headed by Chief Justice of India JS Khehar said.