BBMP raids illegal hookah centres on MG Road and Brigade Road

BBMP raids illegal hookah centres on MG Road and Brigade Road

Submitted by Rashmi on Sat, 2016-12-24 19:14 Bengaluru: The BBMP raided three centres located on MG Road and Brigade Road for offering hookah without permission. Azoor Cafe, Gold Fog Bar and Hook Up Bar were raided for selling hookah without licence."Azoor cafe, Gold Fog Bar, Hook up bar on Brigade Road did not have licence to sell hookah. Despite warnings, they continued to sell hookah. Apart from this, we also found rotten chicken, expired products, plastic cups and bottles. We have imposed Rs2 lakh fine on and have locked the bars and cafe," said a BBMP health committee official.He also said that the mixture used in hookah would be sent to the Public Health Institute for further testing. "After the test results will be out, we will get to know if charas, ganja or tobacco had been used in the mixture," he said.