Panaji, February 24, 2017 …. The Government of Goa directs that all licensed premises for the sale of liquor shall be closed from March 4, 2017 to March 6, 2017 within the jurisdiction of Ward No. II of Village Panchayat Cana-Benaulim (General) in Salcete Taluka, in view of Bye-election to vacant Ward No. II of Village Panchayat Cana-Benaulim (General) in Salcete Taluka.
However, the licensed premises having licence for Bar and Restaurant may be allowed to keep the restaurant open for serving food only and the Bar counter shall be closed and no liquor shall be allowed to be served on the above mentioned days. The owner of the licensed premises having Bar and Restaurant shall also display a board in the premises stating that no liquor will be served and that only the restaurant is open for serving food.