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Spurious liquor kills six, 18 other critical in Burdwan

The sick were taken to Burdwan Medical College and Hospital and Pursha Hospital for treatment.

kolkata Updated: Jan 03, 2017 16:05 IST
PTI, Burdwan
Spurious liquor,Burdwan,West Bengal
The incident occurred at Ramgopalpur village of the district on Monday(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Six people died and 30 others fell ill after allegedly consuming spurious liquor at a village near Galsi here, police said on Tuesday.

The incident occurred at Ramgopalpur village of the district on Monday, a police official said.

The sick were taken to Burdwan Medical College and Hospital and Pursha Hospital for treatment, he said.

The condition of 18 people is stated to be serious, the officer said.

First Published: Jan 03, 2017 16:01 IST