Poisonous liquor claims 19 lives

KARACHI:  The deaths of victims of an incident of consuming contaminated liquor on Tuesday reached 19, after demise of another person, In charge Casualty Jinnah Post Graduate Medical Center (JPMC), Dr. Seemei Jamali told on Wednesday.

She said that 19 persons have expired due to consumption of contaminated liquor while 16 persons are being treated at JPMC, all of them are in critical condition.

The victims who include mostly youths between 17 to 25 years of age, are residents of Landhi and nearby areas, she added.

Source: APP