Methanol (Methyl alcohol) stolen from unidentified sources was used to replenish bottles to make spurious liquor or methanol as a substitute of Ethyl alcohol because of a manufacturing defect, could have resulted within the deaths in Vijayawada the preliminary investigation by police. As a precautionary measure police have suggested the Excise Department to recall the batch of Hayward and Officers Choice throughout the state to stop additional deaths if there's any manufacturing subject.
Police investigation thus far discovered that the bar house owners continued serving liquor regardless of folks collapsing after one or two pegs pondering that they have been falling unconscious as a result of have an effect on of liquor. A high police official of AP stated, “They drank 4 to 5 brands. While they consumed alcohol they felt a burning sensation within the throat they usually collapsed instantly. "
Timely shifting of victims to massive hospitals saved many lives. DGP, J. V. Ramudu stated, “Our Additional DG R. P. Takur was on the spot monitoring the shift to hospitals. City police commissioner was additionally on the spot." Meanwhile it was discovered that Excise and Prohibition has no enforcement director.