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At least 31 die in India's Tamil Nadu state after consuming tainted liquor

Posted on AllSides June 19th, 2024
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June 20 (Reuters) - At least 31 people died and over 60 were still being treated in hospitals after consuming tainted liquor in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, a government spokesperson said on Thursday. Since Wednesday more than 100 people, suffering from vomiting, stomach ache and diarrhea, have been admitted to hospitals in the Kallakurichi district, 250 km (150 miles) by road from the state capital Chennai, the spokesperson said. The state government suspended at least 10 officials, including the district's collector and police chief, over the illicit...

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