Hyderabad: Days after adulterated toddy claimed the lives of two and brought on sickness amongst at the least 150 individuals, the excise division’s probe revealed that the store homeowners have been promoting toddy laced with medication to supply ‘kick’ to the purchasers.
On January 9, underneath mysterious circumstances, two of the various who have been admitted to hospitals in Vikarabad’s Nawabpet with complaints of giddiness, nausea and fever, died. After it was ascertained that the reason for dying was due to adulterated toddy, the excise division has seized over 15 toddy retailers within the Mandal.
The investigation mentioned that the store homeowners had mixed toddy with medication. As toddy was to not be equipped within the first week of January, villagers who introduced them before-hand consumed it a bit later. They developed withdrawal signs and fell sick from Thursday evening.
As many as 150 individuals, who have been admitted in several hospitals in Vikarabad and Hyderabad have been discharged on Monday. Of them, 4 have been admitted once more to the hospital once they began behaving abnormally after returning dwelling.
The division mentioned that the affected persons are primarily affected by psychological issues due to withdrawal signs. After which the district administration is requested to be on alert to make sure correct remedy to the affected individuals.