UP: Ten die after drinking spurious liquor in Barabanki
At least ten people died and several others were taken ill after consuming spurious liquor in Ramnagar area of Barabanki district.
Barabanki: At least ten people died and several others were taken ill after consuming spurious liquor in Ramnagar area of Barabanki district, police said Tuesday.
The locals belonging to Raniganj and adjoining villages were taken ill after consuming liquor on Monday night and rushed to Ramnagar Community Health Centre (CHC), police said.
1/2 #बाराबंकी जनपद में कल रात्रि शराब से हुई मौतों पर माननीय मुख्यमंत्री श्री @myogiadityanath जी ने गहरा दुख व्यक्त किया। उन्होंने DM, SP को तत्काल मौके पर पहुँच कर पीड़ितों को उपचार दिलाने एवं दोषियों के विरुद्ध सख्त क़ानूनी कार्रवाई सुनिश्चित कराने का निर्देश दिया। @UPGovt— CM Office, GoUP (@CMOfficeUP) May 28, 2019
While five of them died, some others were undergoing treatment at the CHC, they said.
2/2 माननीय मुख्यमंत्री श्री @myogiadityanath ने इस घटना के लिए प्रमुख सचिव आबकारी को निर्देश दिए हैं कि वे भी तत्काल जाँच करें एवं ये सुनिश्चित करें कि दोषी व्यक्तियों के विरुद्ध कार्रवाई हो।— CM Office, GoUP (@CMOfficeUP) May 28, 2019
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has taken serious note of the incident and directed senior officials to reach the spot and take stern action against the guilty, a senior government official said.
The chief minister has also asked the principal secretary, excise, to conduct an inquiry and take action against all those responsible for it. (PTI)