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Manipur: Illicit liquor manufacturing units worries CM, moots for a policy

Addressing media in a press conference held at the state Secretariat, Singh said liquor is being produced by some section of the community as a part of their customary practice since time immemorial.

Uttar Pradesh: Spurious liquor kills three in Sitapur

Two people, including the person who sold the liquor, have been arrested and five policemen have been suspended in the case. Teams have been formed to nab the main supplier, police said. Four persons are undergoing treatment at KGMU trauma centre in Lucknow.


Uttar Pradesh: Three die after consuming spurious liquor in Sitapur

This is the second such incident in UP this week after 17 people died due to spurious liquor consumption in Barabanki

Odisha: 7 dead, 3 critical after consuming spurious liquor; govt to probe

Some of the people are being treated in Bhadrak, while the three critically ill were shifted to SCB Medical College in Cuttack.

Spurious liquor deaths: Toll now 11, 6 arrested in Kanpur

District Magistrate Rakesh Singh ordered a magisterial probe into the matter. While six people died in Kanpur Nagar, five others died in Kanpur Dehat, police said, adding that the same spurious alcohol was supplied to both districts.

New handheld device can spot fake alcohol

Scientists have developed the world's first handheld device that can detect counterfeit vodka and whisky while still in the bottle.


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

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

Main accused in hooch tragedy gets 15-day bail

More than 100 persons had fallen ill after consuming spurious liquor in Ahmedabad in July 2009.

'No news on compensation given to victims of Hooch tragedy': UP Official

DS Sharma did not have any answer when he was asked about the compensation to 39 people killed.

hooch tragedy toll touches 35

On Friday,CM Akhilesh Yadav had suspended five excise department officials including the district excise officer for “negligence”.