Both these prohibitions are intended that voters have a clear head when heading to the polls.
Personal observation: It's not having the right effect.
Most disco's and bars where indeed shut down. A few bars where not, but had their lights dimmed.
Most drinking was done at neighborhood parties. Last weekend there where more than the usual residential parties in my neighborhood. There are no enforced closing hours at such parties and reveling in many instances hardly slowed before sunrise.
PTT's gas leak MCOT 26 June
Stuff my friends sent me