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Infographic: Alcohol to the rescue

Business Today | 14/05/2020 07:34 PM | Click to read full article

With 16 crore alcohol users in India, taxes on alcohol have always been a stable source of revenue for states. Amid coronavirus lockdown, some states have imposed higher taxes on alcohol to compensate for lack of income from other sources. The infographic looks at which states are heavily dependent on excise duty on alcohol and which are the biggest consumers