DARYA KHAN – At least eight people died after consuming poisonous liquor in Darya Khan, District Bhakkar, on Thursday.

The incident occurred at Mehar Abad Colony in the area of Farooqabad, Tehsil Darya Khan, where a number of people breathed their last after taking the liquor. Another six got unconscious and were rushed to hospital where their condition is reportedly critical.

After receiving the information, the police have started investigation into the matter.