Updated : 4 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 24 (ANI): Delhi police raided a hooch factory preparing illicit liquor and recovered large amounts of chemicals and detergent powder among other things.
Guwahati (Assam) [India], Feb 23 (ANI): The toll in Assam’s one of the worst hooch tragedies continues to mount with over 83 deaths reported till late evening on Saturday, while over 200 people were undergoing treatment at various hospitals in Golaghat and Jorhat districts.
Golaghat (Assam) [India], Feb 23 (ANI): The death toll in spurious liquor tragedy in Golaghat and Jorhat districts has gone up to 69, confirmed Assam's Excise Department.
Golaghat (Assam) [India], Feb 22 (ANI): The number of people who died after allegedly consuming spurious liquor in Golaghat has risen to 22, the excise department said on Friday adding that an inquiry into the tragedy has been initiated.
Golaghat (Assam) [India], Feb 22 (ANI): Sixteen people, including nine women, died after they consumed illicit alcohol in Assam’s Golaghat, a hospital doctor said on Friday.
New Delhi [India], Feb 18 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday took suo motu cognizance of media reports that in Pusaina village of Mainpuri district, out of 300 families, 150 have widows in the age group of 25 to 65 whose husbands died after consuming spurious liq
Updated : 4 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 17 (ANI): A public interest litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) or Special Investigation Team (SIT) probe into the death of more than 152 persons due to the consumption of illicit liquor in Uttar Prade
Updated : 5 months ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 12 (ANI): The Shiv Sena on Tuesday held BJP government responsible for UP hooch tragedy, and slammed Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for politicising the death of poor people.
Roorkee (Uttrakhand) [India], Feb 12 (ANI): Two persons were arrested for selling illicit liquor in Roorkee on Monday.
Roorkee (Uttarakhand) [India], Feb 11 (ANI): The Haridwar police have arrested the prime accused Sardar Hardev and his son Sukka in Jhabrera in connection with the deaths that occurred due to consumption of illicit liquor in Uttarkhand's Roorkee.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 11 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday constituted a five-member Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe recent deaths due to consumption of illicit liquor in the state.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 11 (ANI): One more person was held in connection with Kushinagar hooch tragedy on Sunday, informed state excise and prohibition minister Jai Pratap Singh .