Mumbai Police Have a Wild Meme for People to go out for Liquor in Lockdown

The current lockdown has some relaxation due to the reduced spread of novel coronavirus has put a pause on all the outdoor activities for a while. People are digging up their creative sides during these days while staying back home. Some are cooking, others are dancing or drawing. But the Drinkers are after Tasmacs and Wine shops due to withdrawal symptoms. The Instagram handle of Mumbai Police is now busy making memes for drinkers to stay home.

Updated: May 26, 2020 11:39 IST

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Monika

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Tags: India Corona

Mumbai Police has Memes for Drinkers 

On Tuesday the Mumbai Police received many reports from residents of Ghatkopar, Mulund, Andheri, Powai, and Byculla on their Twitter handle about crowding at wine shops. Residents had shared pictures and videos of crowds at wine shops all day long on @MumbaiPolice. Raghvendra Thakur, the senior inspector of Versova police station, said, “The wine shop owners have been asked to distribute 30 tokens per hour. So only 30 customers will stand in a queue while maintaining social distancing and others can stand far away from them to avoid crowding.” Raghvendra Thakur, the senior inspector of Versova police station, said, “The wine shop owners have been asked to distribute 30 tokens per hour. So only 30 customers will stand in a queue while maintaining social distancing and others can stand far away from them to avoid crowding.”

Now from its Instagram handle, Mumbai police are making wild yet sensible memes to spread awareness of social distancing in Liquor Shops.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Liquor in Lockdown - FAQ

1. Why did the government allow the sales of liquor during the lockdown?

Well, as we all know, the economy of India would crash if the situation continues and everyone stays at home for a long time without employment. The government thought of opening the liquor shops as it is a major source of revenue for the government.