From a Correspondent
Joysagar, April 30: Various bar and restaurants of Sivasagar town in recent times allegedly remain open till late night. Such bars and restaurants are allegedly violating all government guidelines and restrictions imposed by the Excise Department.
Underage youths and school and college students visit these bars and restaurants frequently and allegedly indulge in unsocial activities under the influence of alcohol. Senior citizens of historic Sivasagar town have expressed grave concern over this trend among the youth. They have slammed the ‘weak’ role played by the government authorities and police force in taking action against the bars and restaurants which are opening flouting all guidelines and restrictions. The senior citizens have urged the government, Excise Department, district administration and police to put a check on this late night bar culture in the town in order to prevent the youth from going astray.