Cheap alcohol in supermarkets and off-licences could soon be a thing of the past.
According to the Sunday Independent, moves are afoot to introduce minimum unit pricing.
This could mean that a can of beer in an off-licence or supermarket would cost a minimum of €1.32 and while a bottle of wine would cost at least €7.75.
Many of those selling alcohol in border areas fear that such moves could lead to a surge in people going to the North to stock up on cheaper alcohol.
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