CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu State Marketing Corporation (TASMAC) netted a revenue of Rs 435 crore during the two-day Diwali liquor sales.
As in last year, Madurai region recorded the maximum sales. Tasmac shops in the southern city sold liquor worth Rs 98.89 crore on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Chennai region’s revenue was Rs 79.85 crore.
This year’s overall sale was marginally less compared to last year. In 2020, Tasmac’s revenue was Rs.467.69 crore.
Tasmac has 5,300 retail shops, which sell liquor worth Rs 120 to Rs 130 crore on a daily basis. Sales go up during festivals.