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"Abkari" is a 1988 Malayalam movie starring Mammootty and Ratheesh in the title roles. It was written by T. Damodaran and was directed by I. V. Sasi. The movie, based on the life of liquor barons and contractors, known as Abkaris, in Kerala, was a super hit.
- country: India
- language: Malayalam Language
- written by T. Damodaran
- Mammootty as Vasu
- T.G. Ravi as Sreekandan
- Parvathy Subramaniam as Sarada
- Urvashi as Sridevi
- Ratheesh as Chacko
- Jalaja as Ammini
- Thiagarajan as Chidambaram
- M. G. Soman as Kunjappan
- Balan K. Nair as Chathunny
- Jayamalini as Kanakam
- Kuthiravattam Pappu as Kumaran
- Janardhanan as Karthikeyan
- Devan as Jayprakash
- Prathapachandran as Kaimal
- Vincent as Police Officer
- cinematography by Jayaram
- edited by K. Narayanan
- music by Shyam
- genres: Action Film, Drama, Malayalam Cinema, World cinema
- released on (26 years ago)
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An Anglo-Indian Dictionary (1885)
A Glossary of Indian Terms Used in English, and of Such English Or Other Non-Indian Terms as Have Obtained Special Meanings in India by George Clifford Whitworth
Abkari. [Hindustani.] Revenue derived from duties on intoxicating liquors and drugs. The chief items are duties on distillation, fees for extracting juice from trees, and licences for the sale of liquors or drugs.
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
abkari, the liquor-business, a distillery, (abkār, a distiller: see abkar.] literally , the manufacture and sale of spirituous liquors; hence, specifically, in British India, the government excise upon such liquors; the licensing of dealers in strong ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge with a New Atlas of the World
See abkari.-Action of a mo system. action.-Adjunct system, a system of linear equations whose coefficients are the corresponding minors of the determinant of a primitive system.—Allotment, American, asymmetric system. See the qualifying ...
by Thomas Nordegren
Abkari Opium. Ablinken German colloquial term for: 1. Cheating in drug deals. 2. Offering bogus or poor quality drugs. Abnehmkraut German name ...
A Dictionary of Literature, the Sciences and the Arts, for Popular Use. A Volume for Universal Reference Containing Over 20,000 Articles ... with 1,000 Illustrations
Abkari. ah-kar'o. Revenues in the East Indies, derived from duties or licenses on spirits, opium, gaming-houses, &c. Ablepharus, a-blefar-us. A gen. of harmless lizards, fam. Scincidae, with live- toed feet and only rudimentary eyelids. , Ablet, ...
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