Police take battle to drinkers in prohibited areas

Indecent behaivour is twinned to binge drinking
Indecent behaivour is twinned to binge drinking

Police have vowed to bring greater order to the country’s streets by among others arresting, fining and even imprisoning alcohol consumers who have a penchant for drinking in undesignated places.

Police Spokesperson, Assistant Commissioner Christopher Mbulawa said via a press release yesterday that the police would now enforce a harsh regimen to ensure offenders stayed off places not designated as drinking spots.

“We have observed that after people have purchased alcohol from licensed premises, they go to undesignated places such as parking lots, streets, walkways like passages and other places not designated for alcohol consumption where they engage in binge drinking,” he said.

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We are 56 years old and what do we have to show for it? Looking at where Botswana started and where it is today, there are a lot of developments, but whether the developments match the number of years we have enjoyed as a country is a topic for another day.The fact that cannot be denied is we have seen major developments, but we are still lacking in several pertinent areas.Our beautiful country imports almost everything. We import fuel, food,...

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