A 78-year old man has passed on suddenly because of drinking neighborhood soul brew broadly known as Kachasu on a void stomach.
Dowa police public relations officer Sergeant Richard Kaponda said the old man recognized as Dickson Gwaza went to Msakambewa trading Center on June 15, this year to drink kachasu brew.
In the wake of drinking for at some point he decided to go back to his home at around 2100hrs.
As indicated by the police report made accessible to this publication, Mr Dickson stays alone at Gwaza Jere village in the area of Traditional Authority Msakambewa in the district.
Surprisingly, on the next day he built up a bizarre desease and he was taken to Dowa District Hospital where he didn’t react to therapeutic treatment and he passed on.
After his death, Dowa District Hospital medical personnel conducted postmoterm which revealed that the man passed on because of Hypogycemia, taking lager on void stomach..