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Police make arrests and confiscate supplies of bootleg alcohol which killed at least 86 people.Police make arrests and confiscate supplies of bootleg alcohol which killed at least 86 people.

India toxic alcohol: Dozens die in Punjab poisoning - BBC News

The Punjab hooch tragedy - in which 86 people lost their lives - is the consequence of the Congress-led government's patronage to its leaders, ministers and MLAs for allegedly carrying out illegal liquor trade, Shiromani Akali Dal's Sukhbir Singh Badal alleged on Saturday, demanding Chief Minister Amarinder Singh's resignation.The Punjab hooch tragedy - in which 86 people lost their lives - is the consequence of the Congress-led government's patronage to its leaders, ministers and MLAs for allegedly carrying out illegal liquor trade, Shiromani Akali Dal's Sukhbir Singh Badal alleged on Saturday, demanding Chief Minister Amarinder Singh's resignation.

86 Dead From Punjab Toxic Liquor, 7 Excise Officials, 6 Cops Suspended

As the death toll in the hooch tragedy rose to 86, the Punjab Police on Saturday arrested 17 more persons in a massive crackdown spanning more than 100 raids in the three affected districts of Amritsar Rural, Gurdaspur and Tarn Taran, along with several other places in and around Rajpura and Shambhu border. As the death toll in the hooch tragedy rose to 86, the Punjab Police on Saturday arrested 17 more persons in a massive crackdown spanning more than 100 raids in the three affected districts of Amritsar Rural, Gurdaspur and Tarn Taran, along with several other places in and around Rajpura and Shambhu border. 

Punjab spurious liquor tragedy: 25 arrested, 7 excise officials, six policemen suspended; death toll reaches 86 | Punjab News | Zee News

PK Jaiswar, Ravi Dhaliwal & Gurbaxpuri Tribune News Service Amritsar, July 31 Spurious liquor has claimed 45 lives in Amritsar, Tarn Taran and Batala (Gurdaspur district) in the past two days. Victims from 3 Majha districts I Woman bootlegger’s spouse among dead I Inquiry ordered Spurious liquor has claimed 45 lives in Amritsar, Tarn Taran and Batala (Gurdaspur district) in the past two days. The Punjab Government has ordered a magisterial probe. Angry villagers on Friday held a protest against the police department for “failing” to curb bootlegging in the area d

Spurious liquor kills 45 in Punjab : The Tribune India

Police: Tainted alcohol kills 69 people in northern IndiaPolice: Tainted alcohol kills 69 people in northern India

Police: Tainted alcohol kills 69 people in northern India | Taiwan News

The victims died in three districts of the northern state and police have arrested 10 peopleThe victims died in three districts of the northern state and police have arrested 10 people

More than 60 die after drinking bootleg alcohol in Indian Punjab

While the toll in the hooch tragedy mounted to 86 on Saturday, seven excise officials, six policemen were suspended in connection with the incident. The total number of arrests in the case has also gone up to 25. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh also announced Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia compensation to each of the families of the deceased.While the toll in the hooch tragedy mounted to 86 on Saturday, seven excise officials, six policemen were suspended in connection with the incident. The total number of arrests in the case has also gone up to 25. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh also announced Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia compensation to each of the families of the deceased.

Punjab hooch tragedy: 86 dead, 25 arrested so far, Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia for victims| 11 points - India News

Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ordered the suspension of 13 officers. Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ordered the suspension of 13 officers.

Punjab: Toll in spurious liquor tragedy rises to 86, police arrest 25 suspects

Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ordered the suspension of 13 officers. Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ordered the suspension of 13 officers.

Punjab: Toll in spurious liquor tragedy rises to 86, police arrest 25 suspects

Chief Minister Amarinder Singh disclosed this during his 'AskCaptain' Facebook live session on Saturday in response to a question, according to an official statement.Chief Minister Amarinder Singh disclosed this during his 'AskCaptain' Facebook live session on Saturday in response to a question, according to an official statement.

Punjab to Introduce Urine Test Every 6 Months For Dispensing De-addiction Drugs

Hundreds of people die every year in India from poisoned alcohol made in backstreet distilleriesHundreds of people die every year in India from poisoned alcohol made in backstreet distilleries

Over 60 die in India after consuming poisonous alcohol

SAD alleges the illicit liquor trade in Punjab is running with Congress patronage, causing a loss of Rs 5,600 crore to the state. It demanded an independent probe by a high court judge.SAD alleges the illicit liquor trade in Punjab is running with Congress patronage, causing a loss of Rs 5,600 crore to the state. It demanded an independent probe by a high court judge.

Amarinder faces opposition heat, resignation demand as hooch tragedy death toll crosses 85

SAD alleges the illicit liquor trade in Punjab is running with Congress patronage, causing a loss of Rs 5,600 crore to the state. It demanded an independent probe by a high court judge.SAD alleges the illicit liquor trade in Punjab is running with Congress patronage, causing a loss of Rs 5,600 crore to the state. It demanded an independent probe by a high court judge.

Amarinder faces opposition heat, resignation demand as hooch tragedy death toll crosses 85

The toll in the hooch tragedy in Punjab mounted to 70 on Saturday, with maximum 47 deaths reported from Tarn Taran district. The toll in the hooch tragedy in Punjab mounted to 70 on Saturday, with maximum 47 deaths reported from Tarn Taran district.

Death toll in Punjab hooch tragedy mounts to 70 | Amritsar News - Times of India

The deaths took place in Punjab’s Amritsar, Batala and Tarn Taran districts since Wednesday night, according to a statement by the government.The deaths took place in Punjab’s Amritsar, Batala and Tarn Taran districts since Wednesday night, according to a statement by the government.

Spurious liquor kills 41 in Punjab - india news - Hindustan Times

CM Amarinder Singh has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the matter. Police said the toll could rise further as the spurious liquor network is spread across many areas.CM Amarinder Singh has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the matter. Police said the toll could rise further as the spurious liquor network is spread across many areas.

38 people die in 3 days in Punjab after ‘consuming’ illicit liquor, 7 bootleggers arrested

CM Amarinder Singh has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the matter. Police said the toll could rise further as the spurious liquor network is spread across many areas.CM Amarinder Singh has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the matter. Police said the toll could rise further as the spurious liquor network is spread across many areas.

38 people die in 3 days in Punjab after ‘consuming’ illicit liquor, 7 bootleggers arrested

The Punjab DGP said that a resident of a village in Amritsar district had been arrested for culpable homicide not amounting to murder and under provisions of Excise Act The Punjab DGP said that a resident of a village in Amritsar district had been arrested for culpable homicide not amounting to murder and under provisions of Excise Act

Punjab spurious liquor deaths: 38 dead, eight arrested; police to conduct raids in Amritsar, Batala, Tarn Taran - India News , Firstpost

Capt Amarinder Singh has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the suspected toxic liquor deaths. The Punjab police have arrested 8 people in connection with the deaths.Capt Amarinder Singh has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the suspected toxic liquor deaths. The Punjab police have arrested 8 people in connection with the deaths.

38 Dead From Spurious Liquor In Punjab, CM Amarinder Singh Orders High-Level Probe; 8 Arrested So Far

It is only after the latest deaths and an instruction by the CM once again that state police launched fresh raids Friday leading to arrest of at least 8 bootleggers.It is only after the latest deaths and an instruction by the CM once again that state police launched fresh raids Friday leading to arrest of at least 8 bootleggers.

Punjab alcohol deaths: Husband of key accused was booked for selling spurious liquor in May, released on bail | India News,The Indian Express

Chief Minister Amarinder Singh suspends excise and police officials, announces compensationChief Minister Amarinder Singh suspends excise and police officials, announces compensation

Punjab hooch tragedy toll rises to 86 - The Hindu

A senior police official said families of several victims were not coming forward to record their statements but they persuaded them to do so.Apart from Tarn Taran, the authorities had reported 11 casualties in Amritsar and nine in Gurdaspur's Batala since Wednesday nightA senior police official said families of several victims were not coming forward to record their statements but they persuaded them to do so.Apart from Tarn Taran, the authorities had reported 11 casualties in Amritsar and nine in Gurdaspur's Batala since Wednesday night

Spurious liquor tragedy: Death toll in Punjab rises to 62, police arrests 10

At least 86 people have died in the hooch tragedy in Punjab. About 100 raids were conducted in three affected districts of Amritsar Rural, Gurdaspur and Tarn Taran as part of a massive crackdown on Saturday. At least 86 people have died in the hooch tragedy in Punjab. About 100 raids were conducted in three affected districts of Amritsar Rural, Gurdaspur and Tarn Taran as part of a massive crackdown on Saturday.

Punjab Hooch Tragedy 86 Dead, Punjab Hooch Tragedy Latest News, Punjab Raids Hooch, Punjab liquor seized Latest news | India News – India TV

More than 80 people have died in recent days after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol in the Indian state of Punjab, officials and reports said on ...More than 80 people have died in recent days after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol in the Indian state of Punjab, officials and reports said on ...

Over 80 killed by bootleg alcohol in Indian state - CNA

NEW DELHI: More than 60 people have died after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol in the Indian state of Punjab, officials and reports said. The victims died in three districts of the northern state and police have arrested 10 people, the officials said. Hundreds of people die every year in India from poisoned alcohol made in backstreet distilleries which sells for as little as 10NEW DELHI: More than 60 people have died after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol in the Indian state of Punjab, officials and reports said. The victims died in three districts of the northern state and

Over 60 killed by bootleg alcohol in India’s Punjab | Arab News

More than 80 people have died in recent days after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol in the Indian state of Punjab, officials and reports said Saturday. The case came after authorities in the southern state of Andhra Pradesh said on Friday that nine people had died after drinking alcohol-based sanitiser.

Over 80 killed by bootleg alcohol in Indian state

Indian police have arrested 25 people on suspicion of selling tainted alcohol that killed at least 69 people this week in northern Punjab state. A state government statement said six police officers and seven other officials have been suspended for failure to prevent the sale of tainted liquor as a magistrate began a probe into the deaths reported from three state districts ofIndian police have arrested 25 people on suspicion of selling tainted alcohol that killed at least 69 people this week in northern Punjab state. A state government statement said six police officers

Dozens arrested after tainted alcohol kills 69 people in northern India | London Evening Standard

More than 60 people have died after drinking toxic unlicensed alcohol in the Indian state of Punjab, officials and reports said. The victims die...More than 60 people have died after drinking toxic unlicensed alcohol in the Indian state of Punjab, officials and reports said. The victims died in three districts of the northern state and pol...

60 killed by unlicensed alcohol in India – Punch Newspapers

More than 60 people have died after drinking toxic unlicensed alcohol in the Indian state of Punjab, officials and reports said. The victims die...More than 60 people have died after drinking toxic unlicensed alcohol in the Indian state of Punjab, officials and reports said. The victims died in three districts of the northern state and pol...

60 killed by unlicensed alcohol in India – Punch Newspapers