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TopNaija gathered that Seven people have reportedly died after drinking coronavirus hand sanitizer in Russia.

According to Mail Online, a group of nine people drank antiseptic hand wash when the alcohol ran out at a party on Thursday in Tomtor village in the Tattinsky district of the country’s largest region, Yakutia.

 

The first three victims who died were a 41-year-old woman and two men aged 27 and 59. Six others were flown by a medical evacuation aircraft to regional capital Yakutsk.

 

Seven die after drinking coronavirus hand sanitiser when alcohol ran out at a party?

 

On Friday three more men died, aged 28, 32, and 69. One more death was reported today, November 21.

 

Two more remain in a coma in an intensive care ward, the report said.

 

Seven die after drinking coronavirus hand sanitiser when alcohol ran out at a party?

 

Federal public health watchdog, Rospotrebnadzor reported: ‘Nine cases of poisoning with sanitizer have been registered, including seven that were fatal .’

 

The regional state prosecutor said: ‘The poisoning took place as a result of drinking sanitizer.’

 

The partygoers drank the sanitizer – 69 percent methanol – which had been sold as a hand cleanser during the pandemic.

 

A criminal case has been opened.

 

 

 

 

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