The tragedy took place in Aliganj area when locals consumed liquor at a late night get together. They soon started vomiting, complained of nausea and blurred vision.
Villagers who fell ill after drinking spurious liquor being treated at the King George Medical College Hospital, Lucknow The Hindu
Meanwhile, six other policemen were also suspended in the matter, said SSP Etah Ajai Shankar Rai.
The Chief Minister also said the state would bear the expenses of treatment of those who lost eyesight in the tragedy. District Magistrate Ajay Yadav announced an ex-gratia of two lakh rupees each to the families of the deceased.