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Ghaziabad: After consuming spurious liquor, three persons killed whereas, and other one is serious and is lying in hospital. The condition of another person is still critical and is getting treatment at Lal Bahadur Shastri Hospital near Kalyavas, Delhi. All the persons are from Shankar Vihar Colony under Khoda Police Station, Ghaziabad. The District Administration has taken this matter seriously and has suspended four policemen including Chownki Incharge and SHO Khoda.On the other hand, the District Magistrate Ghaziabad has demanded the file of Excise Inspector and it is likely that he may also be suspended.
The matter came to light late night yesterday as 2 persons who were consuming alcohol along and were relatives; brother-in-law of each other. Just after consuming liquor, their conditions started deteriorating on which both were rushed to Lal Bahadur Shastri Hospital, Delhi near Khoda where both died during treatment. In a separate incident, two brothers from the same locality of Shankar Vihar under Khoda police station were also had consumed the same liquor and they felt uneasiness. They were also rushed to Lal Bahadur Hospital, Delhi where one person died during treatment however, the other person is still critical. The district administration has taken this matter seriously and the DM ms Ritu Maheshwari has ordered a through probe on the matter. The sale of spurious liquor increases during Holi season and this kind of news started flowing this period. Recently, Moghul sarai under Chandauli district of UP where around half a dozen people had affected after consuming spurious liquor and were treated and 4persons had died. So the present Chief Minister Sh Yogi Adityanath is very serious about all such event. Yogi has taken seriously and he wants such events should be controlled and action must be initiated against responsible persons and concerned officials.
It is said being said both the family had procured the liquor from the same vendor. As per police source, three persons have died in the incident and further probe is going on. The bottle has been recovered from the incident sight. On first instance, it has been examined and found that the liquor bottles were brought from Delhi and at both the places the size of the bottle is of half commonly used as “addha” in local terminology. After consuming this spurious liquor vision of the persons have been badly affected. The sample of the vendor will be acquired and will be sent to Agra in the laboratory to ascertain the reason and after receiving report action will be initiated. The case has already been registered. Further probe on the matter has already is started as per order of DM, Ghaziabad Ms Ritu Maheshwari.
While talking with A News of India said Akash Tomer, SP City Ghaziabad, ” Four person died and one is in ICU, SHO Khoda, Choky Incharge and other 2 Constable have been suspended as well as 2 Excise inspector have also been suspended.”