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Toxic Alcohol in Pakistan Kills 31 People Celebrating Christmas

Toxic Alcohol in Pakistan Kills 31 People Celebrating Christmas

At least 31 people have died from drinking tainted liquor over the Christmas holiday in Pakistan, police and doctors say, raising an earlier toll. Local police officer Atif Imran Qureshi said on Tuesday dozens of people were transported to hospitals in the eastern Punjab province after they consumed contaminated alcohol. A total of 19 people […]

December 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
Police say rain, floods kill another 24 in northern Pakistan

Police say rain, floods kill another 24 in northern Pakistan

Jul 25, – The latest fatalities in Chitral in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province brought the number of deaths blamed on the flooding this week to 42 nationwide. Heavy monsoon rains lashed an already-deluged northern Pakistan before dawn Saturday, as rescuers found the bodies of another 24 people killed by the flooding inundating parts of the […]

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