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Spurious liquor


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

September 13, 2019 8:31 pm

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

May 31, 2019 4:28 am

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

May 30, 2019 11:23 am

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

May 01, 2019 4:00 am

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

May 21, 2018 12:40 am

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

September 25, 2017 8:38 pm

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

January 13, 2015 1:53 am

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

January 03, 2014 5:18 am

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

October 21, 2013 7:51 pm

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

hooch tragedy toll touches 35

October 20, 2013 4:44 am

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