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A man, unfortunately, died after consuming an entire bottle of liquor in 2 minutes in order to win 200 Rands (N5k) in a challenge.

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The tragedy occurred in Mashamba village, Limpopo, South Africa, when the deceased took part in a liquor store challenge and drank a bottle of spirit containing 35% alcohol.

The unidentified man apparently fainted after gulping down the last drop. He was then taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Brig. Motlafela Mojapelo, a spokeswoman for the Limpopo police, confirmed the development in a statement.

“POLICE IN WATERVAL OUTSIDE LOUIS TRICHARDT HAVE OPENED A CASE OF INQUEST FOLLOWING AN INCIDENT OF APPARENT ALCOHOL MISUSE THAT TOOK PLACE AT ONE OF THE LOCAL LIQUOR OUTLETS AT MASHUMBA VILLAGE WHERE THE PATRONS ALLEGEDLY PARTICIPATED IN WHAT THEY ALLEGEDLY CALLED A ‘DRINKING COMPET

‘The winner would receive R200 if he or she could eat the entire bottle of Jägermeister in the allotted time.

‘ONE OF THEM IMMEDIATELY COLLAPSED AND WAS TAKEN TO A LOCAL CLINIC WHERE HE WAS CERTIFIED DEAD.’

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