Rights Body Notice To UP Government Over 150 Deaths Due To Illicit Liquor
Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 7:18 PM
The NHRC sent a notice to UP government over reported deaths of 150 people in last-15-years due to consuming "illicit liquor" in Mainpuri district. The commission issued the notice to chief-secretary, seeking a detailed report in four-weeks. The illegal business of hooch has been thriving in the area for years and no action seems to have been taken to address the issue, it said.