Eleven people died on Friday and a few extra had been taken ailing after allegedly consuming spurious liquor offered by a licensed vendor right here, a senior official mentioned.
A time-bound magisterial inquiry has been ordered which might be performed by a further district magistrate-rank officer, District Justice of the Peace Chandra Bhushan Singh instructed media individuals.
The administration is prone to invoke the NSA towards these discovered responsible in the inquiry, he mentioned.
Earlier in the day, DIG Dipak Kumar mentioned that the Lodha police station was knowledgeable in the morning concerning the dying of two people after consumption of countrymade liquor purchased from a vendor in Karsia.
The victims had been truck drivers who had gathered at a gasoline depot on the Aligarh-Tapaal freeway for work, he mentioned.
Nonetheless, when police and senior district officers reached the spot, they had been knowledgeable that six extra people belonging to Karsia and adjoining villages had died, the DIG mentioned, including that police groups had been rushed to the world and the our bodies despatched for autopsy examination.
The DM mentioned details about different people who had consumed liquor purchased from the identical vendor is trickling in.
Talking to PTI, Deputy Commissioner, Excise, D Sharma mentioned a few of these taken ailing had been rushed to the district hospital and from there, shifted to the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical School Hospital, AMU, later.
He mentioned the liquor vend has been sealed and samples have been collected for testing.
In response to locals, people had began falling sick from Thursday. Many others from neighbouring villages had additionally consumed the liquor, they added.