7 die after consuming spurious liquor

Published: Dec 07, 2012, 11:49 IST | Agencies |

Seven people, including a woman, died after consuming spurious alcohol in a Bihar village.

At least seven people, including a woman, died after they consumed spurious liquor in a village in Bihar's Bhojpur district, police said today.

The incident happened late Thursday in Anitha village in Bhojpur district. After consuming liquor, the villagers started complaining of stomach pain and began vomiting.

"Police were informed Friday morning about the deaths due to spurious liquor," a district official said.

A probe has been ordered into the incident.

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