SUPRIOUS LIQUOR

  • 30 die after consuming spurious liquor in Cuttack February 9, 2012

    Cuttack: The toll in the hooch tragedy mounted to 30 on Wednesday with the death of 24 more ailing persons in different hospitals in Odisha. While 29 people died at the SCB Medical College Hospital in Cuttack, one succumbed at the Capital hospital in Bhubaneswar, official sources said. As many as 51...
  • 26 die after consuming spurious liquor in Cuttack February 8, 2012

    Cuttack: At least 26 people have died and 25 are serious after consuming spurious liquor in Cuttack. Most of the victims were daily wage earners and worked in a brick kiln in Cuttack. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has ordered a judicial enquiry into the tragedy. Two people have already been...
  • 7 die in Ahmedabad after consuming illicit liquor July 7, 2009

    Ahmedabad: Seven persons died and five others were hospitalised in critical condition on Tuesday after they consumed alleged illicit liquor in Majoor Gam area of Ahmedabad, police said. The incident has sparked off protests in the area with women taking to the streets demanding government and police to crack down on...
  • Hooch tragedy: Bengal govt orders probe as 11 die May 5, 2009

    Kolkata: At least 11 people have died and 30 others are undergoing treatment in different hospitals after consuming spurious liquor in West Bengal's East Midnapore district, official sources said on Tuesday. Unofficial reports, however, put the toll at 24 while 100 others were undergoing treatment at various hospitals at Tamluk in...