Nine dead after consuming homeopathy medicine
Chhattisgarh: In a tragic incident, at least nine persons lost their lives over the last two days after allegedly consuming alcohol-based homeopathy medicines as a substitute for liquor in Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh. According to the reports, the incident took place in Kormi village under Sirgitti police station. It is said that the deceased consumed Drosera-30, a homeopathy syrup with about 91 per cent alcohol.
The exact cause of post-mortem reports is yet to be available. A pall of gloom descended across the village after the incident. Police filed a case and an investigation is underway.