Spurious liquor kills three in Bihar

Patna, July 11: At least three people were killed and two hospitalised after consuming spurious liquor in Bihar’s Bhojpur district, police said Monday.

‘Three people died late Sunday night and two were admitted to a government hospital in critical condition. All of them are from Vaina village,’ a police officer said.

The men purchased the alcohol from a shop selling country liquor in their village. They complained of stomach pain after drinking and started vomiting.

‘I have ordered the arrest of the shopkeeper,’ Bhojpur Superintendent of Police M.R. Naik said.