Four die taking ‘excessive liquor’ in Rangpur


7th April, 2020 01:20:38 printer

Four die taking ‘excessive liquor’ in Rangpur

Four people died reportedly after taking ‘excessive local liquor’ in Shadho Pushkorni union of Sadar upazila early Monday.

The deceased were identified as Shahidar Rahman, 48, a meat seller of Paschim Keshabpur village, Abu Rayhan, 45, a tea vendor of Baniyapara village, Afsar Ali, 65, a night guard of Palichara Bazar, and Momdel Hossain, 62, a vegetable seller of Darshona Sutrapur village.

Vice-chairman of Sadar upazila parishad Masudar Rahman Milon said three of them died at their homes after they fell ill taking excessive liquor.

Abu  Rayhan died on the way to Rangpur Medical College Hospital, said Sajedur  Rahman, officer-in-charge of Sadar Police Station.

One more person who fell sick was admitted to the hospital, he said.