The matter of defining the uniform and accoutrements along with distinguishing insignia for Excise personnel of all ranks has been under consideration of the Government for quite some time to bring in efficiency and discipline.
Excise Department, Govt. of West Bengal
Excise Department is to enforce regulations relating to the manufacture, production, possession, distribution, transport, supply, selling and buying of liquor and other intoxicants.
Governor has been pleased to allow a ‘uniform allowance’ @ Rs. 2000/- per head per annum along with a ‘maintenance charge’ @ Rs. 400/- per head per annum in lieu of supplying the same.
An Act to provide for control of the production, supply and distribution of, and trade in, molasses in West Bengal.
Reorganisation of Administration to ensure effective and meaningful functioning of the Excise Divisions to discharge duties of Officers posted.
The Superintendents of Excise of Excise Districts/ Zones shall ensure that the renewal of only retail excise licenses is processed through the software.