Five of family dead after consuming toxic liquor in Peshawar

Wednesday 04 January 2017 6 months ago 67   Peshawar   Print

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Report  Web desk : At least 5 people of a same family were died on Wednesday after drinking toxic alcohol in Peshawar. Amongst those who have died include three brothers and two cousins. According to police, deaths were reported in Swati Phatak area of Peshawar where five members of Christian community slept at their homes on Tuesday night after drinking toxic liquor. Four people identified as Nasir, Qaisar, Victor and Kamal died on the spot whereas another victim named Raja passed away in a hospital during treatment. The bodies were handed over to the victims after procedures. The victims’ family demanded ban on sale of contaminated alcohol.