‘Freeze’ on tobacco, liquor units


Goa government decided to put a moratorium on allowing tobacco and liquor manufacturing units in its industrial zones, officials said Monday. 
The State Investment Policy, which is also known as Industrial Policy, will ban the sale of industrial plots in its estates to units manufacturing tobacco products and liquor. Additionally there would be a complete ban on setting up of such industries in the state’s industrial zones. There are 20 industrial estates developed by the state government as of date. [H]