38 more deaths due to poisonous liquor in Punjab

The death toll due to drinking poisonous liquor in Punjab has increased to 87. 38 more people died on Saturday. Among them, 34 were residents of TarnTaran, Amritsar, and three from Batala.

Seven officers of the Excise Department and six officers of the Police Department, who are believed to be responsible for this, have been suspended. Meanwhile, police raise around 100 places on Saturday and broke the network supplying alcohol for poisonous liquor.

It is learned that alcohol is transported from Patiala dhabas to TarnTaran The Dhasaur areas are sealed. We have arrested 17 accused in Patiala, Amritsar, Gurdaspur and TarnTaran. Another accused Berry, a resident of village Deo, has been arrested for supplying fake liquor.

At the same time, a large number of vehicles have been seized from dhabas in the villages of Shambhu Barrier, Rajpura and Patiala on the Punjab-Haryana border.


38 more deaths due to poisonous liquor in Punjab