Here the top court has decided to sustain the order of banning the sale of alcohol within 500 metres of state highways. The ban was in place in year 2016 by the Supreme Court.
On the response of a petition filed which stated the death of about 1.5 lakh people in road accidents every year. The petition revealed that major reason of road accidents is alcohol.
As per the Hotel and Restaurant Association of Chandigarh the hospitality industry will take a big hit because of the order.
President of association said that in this weekend industry will have loss to the tune of 3 Crore. He said that the association will protest against the order.