DEMOW, March 25: In pursuance of a recent WT message of Excise Department, Assam, the Deputy Commissioner of Sivasagar District Bishnu Kamal Borah vide an order issued on March 23 last prohibited the possession of any intoxicants by any person or group of persons and imposed total ban on sale of liquor from 6:00 pm of March 25 to 6:00 pm of March 27 including the day of counting on May 2. All bonded warehouses, IMFL retail Off/On shops including country spirit shops are to remain closed during the dry days. The order further stated that steps will also be taken to prohibit sale of liquor in adjoining areas of the concerned constituencies so that there are no chances of clandestine movement of liquor from those areas where the restriction has not been in position. It further stated that any violation of the order will be dealt with under the relevant provision of Assam Excise Act and Rules & under the provision of Section 135 (C) of R.P. Act 1951 of Election Rules.