Spurious liquor kills four in Bihar

Patna, April 20: Four members of a wedding band have died and two are in the hospital after they consumed spurious liquor in Bihar’s Arwal district, police said Friday.

The men, from Santipuram Dharampur village, bought the liquor from a country liquor shop while they were returning after performing at a wedding ceremony, police said. After they took the drinks, they started complaining of stomach pain and began vomiting.

“We are investigating the case,” Arwal Superintendent of Police Vimal Kumar said.

IANS