3 die drinking 'toxic alcohol' in Kushtia
Published : Wednesday, 28 October, 2020 at 11:29 AM Count : 138
Three people have died after drinking 'toxic alcohol' in Kushtia district town.
The deceased were identified as Anik Bishwas, 21, hailed from Sadar upazila, Ripon Kumar Ghosh, 32, from Khoksa upazila, and Nitai Bishwas, 35, from Mirpur upazila.
The trio breathed their last at Kushtia General Hospital.
Local people said Nitai, Anik and Ripon became ill at an early hours of Wednesday and were taken to the hospital.
Taposh Kumar, resident medical officer, said they suspect that the three might have died after consuming 'toxic alcohol'. It will be confirmed after getting autopsy reports.