Gurugram: Some 5-star hotels may escape SC's liquor ban

12 Apr 2017 | By Mansi Motwani
Delhi News Digest

According to sources in the excise department, five-star hotels along the Delhi-Gurugram expressway could escape the liquor ban implemented by Supreme Court.

This is because the distance to these hotels from NH8 was found to be more than 500 metres.

Some of the hotels are The Oberoi, Trident, The Westin, Crowne Plaza and the Country Inns & Suites.

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12 Apr 2017Gurugram: Some 5-star hotels may escape SC's liquor ban

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