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Tainted-Liquor Toll in Mumbai Rises to 84

The death toll from drinking tainted liquor in a Mumbai slum climbed to 84 in the worst incident of its kind in more than a decade, police said Saturday. Another 31 people, 13 of them in serious condition, were being treated in hospitals after drinking the cheap liquor Wednesday night in Malad, a northern part of India's financial capital, and immediately becoming sick, said Deputy Commissioner Dhananjay Kulkarni. Kulkarni said police had arrested five people who transported and...

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