Spurious liquor claims one life, brother taken ill

Last Updated: Monday, January 7, 2013 - 13:53

Sheohar: A man died and his brothers taken ill after consuming spurious liquor at a village in Bihar`s Sheohar district, the police said Monday.

The siblings purchased spurious liquor from a shop near Dhankaur chowk and consumed it together last night, the police said.

While one Pramod Thakur died due to complications arising out of consumption of the spurious liquor, his brother Sanjeev Thakur was taken ill and rushed to a private hospital in neighbouring Sitamarhi district for treatment, Sub - Divisional Police Officer S M Vakeel said.

Meanwhile, the local people blocked NH-104 to protest against the death of villagers due to hooch and raised slogans demanding crack down on the liquor mafia for selling spurious liqour which have claimed several lives in the state till date.


First Published: Monday, January 7, 2013 - 13:53

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