A BITTER-CHOCOLATE CALLED LIQUOR-BAN
418 bars in Kerala that were not meeting quality standards were closed down, to be reopened after they met the requirements. Thence, a tug-off war began - a war of words, ideologies, ethics, politics and moralities. At the end, politics and survival tactics emerged victorious. While many hail the victory and sing praises of the victors, let us have a reality check: at what cost the victory named “bar-ban with the view to a total liquor-ban” was won?
Long have I been convinced that ...
Monday 01st September, 2014