Dry Days In August 2021: Dry days are something that people definitely do not look forward to. On dry days, alcohol sales are banned in retail shops, bars, and hotels. These days can be any government holiday or state-level holidays due to elections, etc. Some states have state-specific holidays in which alcohol sales are banned.
Dry days in August can be a huge spoiler for the party-goers. Therefore, you must keep track of the dry days in August beforehand. In this way, you will be able to know about the next dry day in August and then make plans accordingly with friends and colleagues.
List of Dry Days in August 2021:
August 10, Tuesday: Muharram
August 15, Sunday: Independence Day
August 30, Monday: Janmashtami
Drunken Driving is a Serious Offence.
The legal age of drinking alcohol in Delhi is 25 years.
Always carry ID proof when visiting a place where alcohol is served and consumed.
Basic information about consuming alcohol
- The legal age for alcohol consumption is different in the different states of the country. In Delhi, Chandigarh, Punjab, Haryana, and Meghalaya, the age is 25 years. However, it is 21 years in Maharashtra.
- In states like Himachal Pradesh, Kerala, Mizoram, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Pondicherry, and Andaman & Nicobar Islands, eighteen years is the legal drinking age.
- Consuming alcohol is illegal in states like Manipur, Gujarat, Bihar, Nagaland, and Lakshadweep.
- It is a criminal offense to drink and drive under the influence of alcohol.
- An individual must carry a valid ID proof when going to a place where alcohol is consumed and served.