After 59 deaths due to spurious liquor in Saran, now the process of deaths has started in Siwan as well. So far 5 deaths have been reported. Here, two have also died in Teghra of Begusarai. The total death toll due to spurious liquor in Bihar has gone up to 66. There was a lot of uproar in the assembly for the third consecutive day. Chairs were thrown.
Leader of Opposition Vijay Sinha raised the demand for compensation of 10 lakh each to the victim’s family in the House. On this, Nitish said, ‘If he has died after drinking alcohol, will the government give compensation? Will not give a single penny.
A new revelation has now come to light in the Chhapra spurious liquor case. A large quantity of spirit is missing from the spirit container seized in the police station here. It is suspected that this poisonous liquor was made from this, which resulted in deaths. It was not supplied from anywhere but from the police station. As a proof of this, the villagers have made a video and sent it to the Chief Secretary of the Excise Department, KK Pathak.
Masarkah police station in-charge and watchman of Saran district have been suspended with immediate effect for dereliction of duty.