Gaushala, June 20: Two more persons who fell ill after consuming spurious alcohol died last night.
The deceased have been identified as Pancha Mallik’s wife Kalawati Devi Mallik of Gaushala Municipality – 7 and Badri Mallik of Aauraha VDC – 3, said District Police Office, Mahottari.
Three persons had died on Saturday morning between 2 am to 4 am while two others had fallen seriously ill after a drinking binge on Friday night. The group had headed to their homes at 10 pm.
Kalawati Devi died undergoing treatment at Dharan while Badri Mallik died at Janakpur Zonal Hospital, Superintendent of Police (SP) Janak Bhattarai said.
On Saturday, Ram Brichya Mallik, 70, his son Prakash Mallik, 40 of Sahasaula VDC – 6 and Pancha Mallik of Gaushala Municipality – 7 had died. RSS