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01 August 2020 Current Events 38 People Lost Lives in Punjab from Toxic Liquor, CM Orders Probe

As per the reports, nearly 38 people lost lives in several districts in Punjab allegedly after consuming toxic liquor, prompting Chief Minister Amarinder Singh to order a high-level probe. The senior congress leader took it to tweeter and said "I have ordered a magisterial enquiry into suspected spurious liquor deaths in Amritsar, Gurudaspur and Tarn Tarran. Commissioner, Jalandhar Division will conduct the enquiry and coordinate with concerned SSPs and other officers. Anyone found guilty will not be spared". The government report accessed by PTI says that the deaths took place in districts such as Amritsar, Batala, Tarn Taran after Wednesday night. Also, first five deaths were reported to have taken place in in Mucchal and Tangra villages in Amritsar's Tarsikka on July 29. Police has been directed to launch a search operation to crack down on any illegal liquor manufacturing unit operating in Punjab. 


38 People Lost Lives in Punjab from Toxic Liquor, CM Orders Probe

As per the reports, nearly 38 people lost lives in several districts in Punjab allegedly after consuming toxic liquor, prompting Chief Minister Amarinder Singh to order a high-level probe. The senior congress leader took it to tweeter and said "I have ordered a magisterial enquiry into suspected spurious liquor deaths in Amritsar, Gurudaspur and Tarn Tarran. Commissioner, Jalandhar Division will conduct the enquiry and coordinate with concerned SSPs and other officers. Anyone found guilty will not be spared". The government report accessed by PTI says that the deaths took place in districts such as Amritsar, Batala, Tarn Taran after Wednesday night. Also, first five deaths were reported to have taken place in in Mucchal and Tangra villages in Amritsar's Tarsikka on July 29. Police has been directed to launch a search operation to crack down on any illegal liquor manufacturing unit operating in Punjab. 




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