Spurious Liquor
Jharkhand  /  Published 08.04.21

STATE DIGEST: New additions to Bokaro zoo

Bokaro: The dead bodies of a woman and her two children were recovered from a well in Parasbani village under of Giridih on Thursday. Hemanti Devi, 26, is believed to have jumped into the well with h...
By Our Bureau in

India  /  Published 03.04.21

Hooch toll rises to 14 in dry Bihar

By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 01.04.21

8 hooch deaths in dry Bihar

At least eight persons died and several others were battling for their lives in hospitals after allegedly consuming spurious liquor in two separate incidents during Holi celebrations in dry Bihar. Th...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 07.02.21

Spurious liquor kills 3 in ‘dry’ Bihar

At least three persons died and several others had to be hospitalised after allegedly consuming illicit liquor at a village in Kaimur district of Bihar on Friday evening, again highlighting the flouti...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 13.01.21

‘Toxic’ liquor kills 14 in Morena

Fourteen people died and 20 fell ill after drinking suspected spurious liquor in Madhya Pradesh’s Morena district on Monday night. According to preliminary reports, some residents of Manpur and...
By PTI in Bhopal

North East  /  Published 16.03.19

Alert on wild mushroom in Assam

After spurious liquor which killed more than 150 people recently, there is a call to spread awareness in the tea gardens of Assam against consumption of chhatu or wild mushrooms which could be poison...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

North East  /  Published 03.03.19

Hariya pill to wean away sulai addicts

A section of doctors treating victims of the hooch tragedy in Assam feel that the moderate use of legally permissible drinks such as hariya could help wean away habitual tea garden drinkers from spuri...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Golaghat

North East  /  Published 01.03.19

Halmira letter could have played saviour

Halmira tea estate in Golaghat district and its neighbouring areas have lost 57 persons, some of whom could have been “saved” had the local excise department and police acted on a September 18 let...
By Umanand Jaiswal in

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.10.18

Excise squads to cork festive hooch trade in Jharkhand

Three special excise squads have been formed to stop the manufacture and sale of spurious liquor in and around the city during Durga Puja, the move coming in the wake of six hooch deaths in Ranchi ear...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur


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