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UNIT 4 ANTI-ARRACK MOVEMENT. Structure. Aims and Purpose. Introduction. The Movement: How it Began. Other Initiatives against Arrack. Anti-Arrack Movements for Women in India! Women have been in the forefront of movements against liquor-related social evils. Women in Patad village in Uttar. Anti-Arrack movement. Year:(September and October) Place:Andhra Pradesh Purpose: Ban on alcoholism. In AP witnessed a spontaneous.

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Log In Sign Up. A Women’s Movement -The anti arrack Movement. The cultural, historical, geographical, religious, political and other factors contribute to this diversity. When this did not happen many arrxck arose. Contractors and arrack Liquor barons rule the roost in Andhra Pradesh, dominating politics, society and cultural life.

Impact of arrack on families The illiterate, marginalised, exploited village women did not understand all this politics.

Anti-Arrack Movements for Women in India

It was only in the long run that women realised there was more to the issue than men drinking. They were confronting the contractors ,Government officials and the very state machinery. The Anti Arrack Agitation soon became a movemment when answeres to the above questions were sought and spread like a wild fire all over the state. Many women were arrested and cases filed against them.


From anti-arrack to total prohibition: the women’s movement in Andhra Pradesh, India.

Women retorted back and wanted to know if for everything he consulted his colleagues. Many meetings were held and dhranas given and slowly an awareness campaign built against arrack. Government and arrack Through out the agitation,Government took a stand that it needs revenue from arrack to carry out welfare activities especially providing Rs.

Given magisterial powers to deal with boot leggers. Adulterated with diazepam and Chloral hydrate to give more kick. A joint Action Committee formed. Rama Rao, declared that if elected to power he would declare Total Prohibition.

The manufacture of liquor became illegal and punishable with conviction and fines upto Rupees One lakh. Chandra Babu Naidu, the son in law and Member of the cabinet, wrested power from N.

The Government now in a catch 21 situation. There was a reduction of domestic violence, increase in savings.

They argued that Government should reduce its expenditure. Look for other sources of revenue.


They felt that the ban on IMFL should be removed and those who could afford can drink. It was slowly removed in a phased and defensive manner. Women took action on annti spot depending on the situation. Now the Government became Sara Koru Sarkar.

Now Sara Rajyam- rule of arrack state for benefit of few. Now Sara Amsam- All about Sara. No doubt, the movement could not maintain its momentum and continue to exert pressure on the state.

Anti-Arrack Movements for Women in India

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