Sell 10 per cent more liquor or face penalty: Rajasthan govt warns bars, hotels

In a rare phenomenon, the Rajasthan government is using ways to push alcohol sales in the state to replenish its coffers drained out by imprudent financial planning. According to media reports, the Rajasthan government has already raised retail liquor prices, licence fees and VAT this year, all to shore up revenues. The state government is urging restaurants, hotels and beer lounges to increase sales. 

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