No 'daru' in Delhi..Dry days from today tillApril 23
| April 21, 2017, 1:53 a.m.
New Delhi: In view of the MCD elections on April 23, the Delhi government has ordered that dry days will be observed in the national capital fromApril 21evening till the polling day.
According to the order issued by the Delhi Excise Department, all liquor shops, bars will remain closed from 5.30 PM on April 21to 5.30 PM onApril 23.
Clubs serving liquor will also comply with the order.
A Dry day will also be observed onApril 26when the counting is scheduled to take place.
"In pursuance of the provision of Rule 52 of the Delhi Excise Rules, 2010, it is hereby ordered that dry days shall be observed from 5.30 PM on April 21to 23 till 5.30 PM on account of elections to municipal corporations," the order stated.
Elections to Delhi's three civic bodies - North, South and East Municipal Corporations will be held onApril 23.