Kerala

Prisoner drinks sanitiser, dies

A remand prisoner died at a hospital in Kerala’s Palakkad district on Thursday after allegedly drinking sanitiser which he mistook for alcohol, officials said. Ramankutty was admitted to the district hospital on Tuesday after he collapsed inside the prison. “We suspect that he drank a bottle of sanitiser,” an official said.

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