Kratie (FN), July 14 - At least two people deceased and 48 others were sick after consuming alcohol on Friday night at a funeral held in Snoul district, Kratie province.

Kratie’s health official suspected that rice wine contained excessive level of methanol; however, the experiment on the real causes of allegedly rice wine has yet produced result.

As of Saturday, some victims were healed, only 25 left are being treated at Kratie provincial hospital, according to Snoul governor Kong Kimny.