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Suspected hooch consumption kills five in dry Bihar

May 24, 2022 5:07 pm

According to Aurangabad Superintendent of Police Kantesh Kumar Mishra, all deaths have been reported from Madanpur block.

Himachal Pradesh: Hooch tragedy toll rises to seven as two more die

January 21, 2022 6:10 am

🔴 Meanwhile, the four accused arrested in the case were produced before a court, which remanded them in in seven-day police custody.

Hooch toll 99, over 3,000 held: Illicit liquor sold at weddings, prayer meets

February 11, 2019 7:11 am

Over the last four days, officials say, the illicit liquor has killed at least 99 people — 59 in Saharanpur, 10 in Kushinagar and 30 in Haridwar, the source of the poisonous liquor, according to police.

Gorakhpur gram pradhan candidate held for hooch deaths

November 28, 2015 3:41 am

While the victims had consumed the liquor on Wednesday night, three among them died on Thursday.

Gujarat-based methanol supplier arrested in connection with Mumbai hooch tragedy

June 26, 2015 12:59 pm

Deputy Commissioner of Police (Detection) Dhananjay Kulkarni confirmed the arrest and added that Patel would be produced in the esplanade court by Friday afternoon.

Hooch tragedy: Prime accused held in Delhi, another arrested in Mumbai

June 24, 2015 2:55 am

26-year-old hiding in a Delhi slum used to source the illicit liquor from Ahmedabad and then distribute it in various parts of Mumbai, say cops

Hooch crackdown: State to seek death penalty for accused, says CM Devendra Fadnavis

June 24, 2015 9:19 am

Police chiefs told to take immediate action against peddlers of illicit liquor and not spare cops if found guilty of connivance.

Hooch claims 16 lives in UP; 123 others fall ill, 10 serious

January 13, 2015 1:53 am

Twelve people died and 100 others were taken ill after consuming spurious liquor in Lucknow, police said.

Azamgarh hooch tragedy: Toll reaches 40,police book 17

October 21, 2013 4:15 am

police arrested 10 accused and seized 500 litre spirit meant for preparing spurious liquor.

Odisha hooch toll mounts to 30

February 09, 2012 3:16 pm

Samples of consumed liquor bottles seized from the liquor joint which had been sent for test at the forensic laboratory.