Spurious Liquor
India  /  Published 14.03.22

Suspected hooch kills 5 in Bhagalpur

“One person is undergoing treatment at Jawahar Lal Nehru Medical College and Hospital, but he is also unable to tell anything. We will be able to say anything with certainty only after the SDO a...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 22.02.22

Spurious liquor: 10 dead

At least 10 villagers died and a dozen were taken ill after allegedly consuming spurious liquor in Azamgarh district on Monday morning. The victims, who have been admitted to hospital, told police th...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 28.01.22

More deaths tied to hooch in Bihar

The brew becomes poisonous only if they mix methyl alcohol or industrial spirit to save on time and cost. However, the administration and police gave various reasons — from the cold exposure an...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 06.12.21

Hooch blamed for deaths in Bihar

At least three persons died allegedly after consuming spurious liquor in Bihar’s Vaishali district on Sunday, barely a month after over 50 people died after taking hooch at several places in the...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 05.11.21

Hooch death toll reaches 33 in Bihar

The death toll in the latest hooch tragedy in Bihar climbed to 33 on Friday, while arrests were made and errant officials punished in connection with sale of illicit liquor, even as Chief Minister Nit...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Patna, Bettiah, Gopalganj


West Bengal  /  Published 22.08.21

Fake liquor unit busted in Darjeeling

A team of Phansidewa police station in Darjeeling district based on a tip-off raided Power House area of Phansidewa on Saturday and busted a spurious liquor-making unit. Five persons allegedly runnin...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

India  /  Published 04.06.21

Fresh hooch deaths in Aligarh

Five people, including two women, died on Wednesday night after consuming spurious liquor in Aligarh days after another hooch tragedy killed at least 87 in the district. The five deceased, who used t...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

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

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


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