Drinking contaminated alcohol kills 72 in India

Posted On: February 9, 2019 | Published in: World News

At least 72 have died and several others have fallen sick in northern India after consuming contaminated alcohol.

The majority of the deaths were reported from the village of Balpur in Uttarakhand.

The government has ordered a crackdown after three separate incidents in the past few days.
Al Jazeera’s Priyanka Gupta reports.