A video of a monkey enjoying a peg of whiskey while sitting inside a liquor store has surfaced on social media. The now-viral clip is said to be taken from a liquor store in Madhya Pradesh’s Mandla.
The monkey was more than welcomed by the shop owner who gave him a special entry to select his drink. The incident was captured by onlookers present at the shop and was shared on Twitter by user @smaheshwari523.
The video begins with the visual of the primate choosing a bottle of whiskey before trying to open its lid by mouth. Nobody present at the wine shop tries to shoo the monkey away. As the animal opens the bottle, people present there cheer for it.
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The shopkeeper can be seen offering a biscuit to him but the animal appears to be more interested in the whiskey.
The clip has amassed 1,500 views on the microblogging website and several reactions to it.