Indian police have arrested at least 25 people, in a case of illegally produced alcohol.
this week is 86 people died in the indian Punjab province after drinking homemade alcohol. Some of it is made of the table at the right.
Police have searched over 100 sites in the province and seized several hundred litres of illegal alcohol.
The first deaths happened on Wednesday, but the police got only one review on it on Friday. Then came reports of several deaths, and the police began to investigate whether there was a connection, says a spokesman.
in addition to the 86 deaths, have so far registered, the examining authorities, of other deaths may be linked to the so-called baggårdsdestillerier.
But many of the dead are already cremated, and therefore, can not be an autopsy, writes news agency AFP.
the Newspaper India Express writes that one of the suspects even is dead, after he drank his own product. His wife is arrested for selling the illegal alcohol and thus have caused the death of others.
Many of India's poorest can't afford alcohol and the buyer, therefore it cheap hjemmebrændte. But it happens regularly, that there are reports of several deaths among people who have consumed the poisonous alcohol.
the Bottles of illegal alcohol are sold, typically for an amount equivalent to a crown gas mileage.