Jun 17, 2021

No NOCPCO permission for online liquor sales Featured

The National Operation Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak (NOCPCO) has refrained from granting approval to sell liquor online.

NOCPCO head - General Shavendra Silva said the decision was reached after considering the prevailing COVID-19 situation in the country.

The proposal initially submitted by the Department of Excise received approval from the Finance Ministry.