Delhi’s Arvind Kejriwal authorities has permitted supply of Indian and international liquor via cellular app and on-line internet portal beneath the brand new excise coverage. The liquor distributors who’re keen to start out a house supply service can now apply for a licence from the Delhi authorities from as we speak.
According to an official notification issued on Thursday, the Delhi finance division has mentioned many of the amendments, together with that of Rule 66 of the Delhi Excise Rules, will come into impact from June 10.
Although the amended guidelines will come into impact from Friday, residence supply of liquor will take a while because the Delhi authorities is but to inform the phrases and situations concerning the identical.
As per the earlier excise guidelines, residence supply of liquor was permitted just for orders positioned via fax and e-mail. Due to the impracticality of the foundations, there have been no takers for the L-13 licence. The authorities has not issued any L-13 licence until date. However, the brand new excise guidelines permit orders for residence supply of liquor via cellular apps and web sites.
Delhiites may even be capable to get liquor at open locations like terraces, courtyards of golf equipment, bars connected to inns, and unbiased eating places. Customers may even have a alternative of getting alcohol in bottles, as per the Delhi Excise (Amendment) Rules, 2021.
However, residence supply of liquor will lastly start as per the revised guidelines or not will rely upon the variety of L-13 license functions and the federal government’s willingness to clear them.