At least 6 persons, including a women, died after consuming illicit liquor in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district and another five were admitted to a government hospital in critical condition , the police on Monday said.
The police have detained two persons in this connection. The incident took place in Naknampur village under Paru police station late Sunday night, a district police official said.
Muzaffarpur district magistrate S K Mall said that he ordered an inquiry into it. A police official said that the victims reportedly purchased the alcohol from a shop selling country liquor in their village. They complained of stomach pain after drinking and started vomiting.