84 persons were death due to drinking Fake alcohol
Reporter: Firdous Rasouli
Local authorities in the state of Assam, India, have reported 84 deaths from drinking of fake alcohol. The authorities also added that more than 200 other people who used fake alcohol were admitted to the hospital.
A doctor in a state hospital says that they were transferred to the hospital while they were suffering from severe abdominal pain. And he also said that the other symptoms of these victims and patients were severe nausea and vomiting.
Sarbananda Sonoval, the head of the local government of Assam, has ordered the investigation to be made more urgent in this regard The Indian Police have announced the arrest of a suspect to sell fake drinks. The two tax authorities were suspended due to a disregard for licensing the sale of alcoholic beverages.
Every year, at least 100 people lose their lives due to cheap and counterfeit alcoholic beverages.