Assam hooch tragedy: Death count mounts to 80, over 200 fall ill in Golaghat and Jorhat districts
| Saturday | 23rd February, 2019
"Assam: Death toll due to consumption of spurious liquor in Assam's Golaghat and Jorhat districts has gone up to 80.
#UPDATE Assam Health Department: Death toll rises to 80 in Golaghat & Jorhat districts due to consumption of spurious liquor.
"This morning the death toll in Golaghat and Jorhat districts was 59 and 200 people have been admitted to hospitals.
The death counts due to consumption of spurious liquor in Assam's Golaghat and Jorhat districts have gone up to 80 on Saturday, according to reports.
"I have been told here that 142 people have been admitted to Jorhat Medical College Hospital and 36 of them are women.
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