Bhubaneswar: The number of deaths in the spurious liquor consumption incident at Rairakhol rose to three as another person died while undergoing treatment at the VIMSAR, Burla this morning.
The third deceased was identified as Fakir Khura of Nakatideula Goudapada. Earlier, two persons had died, and they were Pabitra Dwipa and Kapileshwar Badi.
It may be noted that three persons had consumed poisonous liquor on January 3. They all had been taken to a hospital. However, they all died.