The by-elections to 15 gram panchayat constituencies in the district will be held on September 25, consequent to which the sale of liquor from midnight on September 23 to midnight on September 25 will be restricted in the respective constituencies, according to a release.

The authorities have also banned the conduct of rural fairs, cattle marts and so on during the period, according to the directions of the District Magistrate, the press release added.

— Special Correspondent