They died while undergoing treatment at the Kushtia General Hospital
Three young men died reportedly after drinking poisonous alcohol while celebrating Durga Puja in Kushtia on Wednesday morning.
The deceased have been identified as Ripon Kumar Ghosh, 32, son of Bhobesh Ghosh, Nitai Biswas, 35, son of Debendranath Biswash and Anik Biswash, 21, son of Tapon Biswas of the town.
They died while undergoing treatment at the Kushtia General Hospital, confirmed SM Tanvir Arafat, Superintendent of Kushtia police.
Dr Taposh Kumar Sarkar, resident medical officer at the hospital, said they all fell sick after drinking alcohol celebrations of Durga Puja, an annual festival for the Hindu community.
Later, their family members took them to Kushtia General Hospital where they were given necessary treatment, he said.
At one stage, they succumbed to their sickness while undergoing treatment, Taposh Kumar said.