Five people, including two brothers, were died after “taking excessive liquor” in Rupsa and City area of Khulna on Wednesday.
The deceased were identified as Sujan Shil, 26, Prosonjit Das, 29, Tapas, 35, Raju Biswas, 25 and Porimal.
Dr Alamgir of Khulna Medical College and Hospital (KMCH) confirmed the news.
Dr. Alamgir said that five people, who were ill at the time of duty, were admitted to the hospital since morning. They later died while undergoing treatment.
The dead bodies have been kept at the hospital morgue.