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Rajasthan: 4 dead, several hospitalised after consuming poisonous liquor in Bhilwara

At least 4 people have died and several hospitalised after consuming suspected spurious liquor in Rajasthan's Bhilwara district, police said on Friday.

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Jaipur Updated on: January 29, 2021 17:59 IST
4 dead, several hospitalised after consuming poisonous liquor in Rajasthan
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4 dead, several hospitalised after consuming poisonous liquor in Rajasthan

At least 4 people have died and several hospitalised after consuming suspected spurious liquor in Rajasthan's Bhilwara district, police said on Friday. 

"We've seized nearby govt liquor shops & taken samples to determine cause of death," said Vikas K Sharma, Circle Inspector, Excise Department

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has suspended twelve police personnel and workers from the excise department. CM Gehlot has also announced ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakhs for kin of deceased, and Rs 50,000 compensation for those under treatment, the state government said.

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