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Hooch tragedy kills 84 in UP, Uttarakhand, count may rise further

The hooch tragedy in Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh continues killing people, who were admitted in hospital after the consumption of spurious liquor in the two northern states. The death count has been rising every hour since morning. Now as per media reports, the count rose to 84. Meanwhile, Saharanpur, the most affected city has witnessed maximum deaths- 36, while 26 people victimised in Haridwar. However, now administration swang into action and started raiding across many cities. Uttar Pradesh personnel arrested 30 men, while recovered abundant of illicit liquor in Kanpur.

Updated : 09 February 2019, 12:21 PM