Aadhaar compulsory for getting alcohol at Hyderabad pubs
Planning to go to a pub? Well Aadhaar card holders, be ready to show your Aadhaar card or else you will be denied entry in Hyderabad pubs.
It is reported that the officials of Telangana have made it compulsory for pub-goers to show their Aadhaar card for entry.
The officials have asked all pubs owners across the city to make sure that their customers have Aadhaar cards to prove their age. People less than 21 years of age will not be allowed to enter the pub.
The move comes after an investigation into the the murder of a 17-year-old girl found that the girl and her minor friends were served alcohol at a city-based hotel.
Also, the government has directed pub and bar managers to keep a separate register with details of their customers.