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12 people die after consuming illicit liquor in Roorkee

By Saizel S -- February 08, 2019 2:48 pm -- Updated:February 08, 2019 2:50 pm

12 people die after consuming illicit liquor in Roorkee

At least twelve people died after consuming illicit liquor in Roorkee in Uttrakhand on Friday. More than half a dozen people were reported to be in critical condition after the consumption of the illicit liquor.

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12 people die 12 people die after consuming illicit liquor in Roorkee

According to the media reports, police reached the spot after getting information.  It rushed them to a nearby hospital. Also, 13 excise officials have been suspended in connection with the case.

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Police has registered a case and launched a probe into the matter. Police told media that the reason behind the death could only be ascertained after the post-mortem report.

- PTC NEWS

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