LUCKNOW: Three folks died allegedly after consuming spurious liquor in Banthara space of the state capital whereas two others have been taken critically in poor health and admitted to hospital, police mentioned on Friday.
Sundar Lal (35), Acche (30) and Rajkumar (32) had consumed alcohol late Thursday night together with two others, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Central) Somen Barma mentioned on Friday.
Lal, Achhe and Rajkumar have been taken in poor health and rushed to a close-by hospital the place they died within the evening, the DCP mentioned.
The opposite two have been admitted to the trauma centre, he mentioned.
The autopsy report would assist confirm if poisonous liquor induced the deaths or they died as a consequence of overconsumption of alcohol, the police official mentioned.
The liquor vendor has gone absconding and a search is on for him, the DCP added.