Seven dead after drinking hand sanitiser in Russian village By AFP | Last Updated: 23rd November, 2020, 20:41

Seven people in Russia’s Far East republic of Yakutia have died and two were in a coma after consuming diluted hand sanitiser

Seven dead after drinking hand sanitiser in Russian village

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