Hooch Liquor Kills 1 In Malda


Englishbazaar: A man died today after consuming spurious liquor on Saturday at Englishbazaar.

The incident took place at Gopalpur’s Paharipara, near Englishbazaar Police Station in Malda. According to the police, Jatin Sohani(45), a labourer by profession, was having liquor with others,  when he died while consuming liquor.

Tension broke out in the area after the spread of the news. Women of the village turned angry against the selling of illegal liquor. A huge force from the Englishbazaar police station reached the spot immediately. They brought the situation under control and caught an illegal liquor seller, Malati Pahari. They rescued the dead body and have sent it for post-mortem.