Eleven have died and 10 are in hospital after drinking the toxic alcohol at a funeral in Kampot province in Cambodia. Photo: Shutterstock Eleven have died and 10 are in hospital after drinking the toxic alcohol at a funeral in Kampot province in Cambodia. Photo: Shutterstock
Eleven have died and 10 are in hospital after drinking the toxic alcohol at a funeral in Kampot province in Cambodia. Photo: Shutterstock
Cambodia

At least 11 die in Cambodia after drinking toxic rice wine at a funeral

  • In the past two months, over 30 people have died in three separate incidents across Cambodia from home-brewed rice wine containing methanol
  • Home-made rice wine is popular at wedding parties, village festivals and funerals as a cheap alternative to commercially produced drinks

Topic |   Cambodia
Eleven have died and 10 are in hospital after drinking the toxic alcohol at a funeral in Kampot province in Cambodia. Photo: Shutterstock Eleven have died and 10 are in hospital after drinking the toxic alcohol at a funeral in Kampot province in Cambodia. Photo: Shutterstock
Eleven have died and 10 are in hospital after drinking the toxic alcohol at a funeral in Kampot province in Cambodia. Photo: Shutterstock
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