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Black marketing of liquor rampant during lockdown in Bhubaneswar

31/03/2020 at 3:49 PM

Bhubaneswar, Mar 31: After the liquor shops have been closed due to nationwide lockdown, the black marketing of liquor has reached its climax.

Source said that the brokers are selling a 90 ml liquor bottle at Rs 300 and as you go for higher quantity the prices are skyrocketing.

While all the liquor shops are closed for the lockdown where from the liquor is coming has raised the eyebrows.

Interestingly, many facts have come to fore after an investigation. Know here:

The investigation says that some liquor shop owners are involved in the black marketing and through the brokers, the liquor bottles are being released from the shops to the market. As the liquor stores are closed, but not sealed.

It also revealed that the shopkeepers are entering the shops with little space after taking up the shutter. Later, they are handing over the liquor bottles taken in vegetable bags to the brokers.

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