Assam hooch tragedy: Toll rises to 128, hundreds taken ill

The death toll in Assam's hooch tragedy has shot up to 128, while 331 people are undergoing treatment in hospitals, officials said on Sunday. At least 71 people have died in Jorhat Medical College Hospital (JMCH), where another 272 are under treatment, a senior Health Department official said. Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Health Minister Himanta Sarma h more