New Software Ready to Check Fake Alcohol Business at HP

New Software Ready to Check Fake Alcohol Business at HP

Hamirpur (HP), May 1 (UNI) The Excise and Taxation Department of Himachal Pradesh has prepared a new software to check the fake liquor trade in the state. With the help of the Department of Tax and Excise mobile app, anyone will be able to check the quality of alcohol by scanning the barcode on the alcohol bottle within the next 15 days. The software for it is ready and the bidding process for purchasing hardware is in its final stages, an official spokesperson said. The need for this software arose following the death of seven people in Mandi district a few months ago, due to illegitimate alcohol consumption. Yunus, Commissioner of the Department of Excise and Taxation, said that through the app, the barcode on the bottle will need to be scanned and full liquor manufacturing information will be available on the phone itself. same. With this, the consumer will be able to know if this liquor is authentic or adulterated. Along with this, in case of adulteration, he will be able to immediately complain to the department using the application itself. He said it would also be easy to break the illicit alcohol sales network with the development of an online system to monitor alcohol leaving all bottling plants and distilleries located in the state. Scanning the barcode shows the year of manufacture, batch number and where it was made, the commissioner added. UNI CSS RJ