Digital alcohol metres will be distributed to districts to check for liquor adulteration.

Officials claim 42 smart meters will be ordered in areas where demand for country liquor is higher . Officials said that district excise officers would soon deal with allegations concerning poor quality liquor and adulteration .

Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh: Every district excise officer will have digital alcohol meters.Officials claimed that the government had acquired 42 smart meters that could precisely determine the content of various types of alcoholic beverages and provide results in minutes.The meters will be ordered in the areas where the demand for country liquor is on the higher side.Officials said that district excise officers would soon deal with allegations concerning poor quality liquor and adulteration.

The officials were summoned to the Surajpur, a Greater Noida-based collectorate building.Senior executives from liquor making firms were also urged to convene in Delhi-NCR to ensure regular supply in the state and register the new brands that were not yet available in UP.Beer companies were also expected to complete the registration process in January itself, according to Pandian.According to Pandian, we want to ensure that all of the brands are available in UP during the peak summer season.