PESHAWAR: At least five persons have been killed after allegedly drinking spirit in Christian Colony, Swati area of Peshawar.
According to reports, six youngsters went to purchase alcohol from different places of Christian Colony early Wednesday morning, later they purchased spirit from a pharmacy and drank it after failing to get alcohol.
Their condition deteriorated after drinking spirit and they were rushed to Lady Reading Hospital for medical treatment, however, five persons were killed in the incident.
The deceased were identified as Qasier, Nasir, Mala, Raj and Vickey. Shahzad was still unconscious and was being given medical treatment.