Home Other State 130 students of five schools fell ill after eating mid-day meal in...

130 students of five schools fell ill after eating mid-day meal in Kalahandi district

245
0
Maoists

In Odisha, 130 students of five schools fell ill allegedly after eating mid-day meal in Kalahandi district. The students of schools at Luma, Kubri, Bandhpari, Ranjendrapur and Dangri villages under Lanjigarh block complained vomiting, nausea and stomach pain after eating the meal yesterday. Affected students were taken to government hospital at Biswanathpur and two of them were referred to the Bhawanipatna government Hospital.

The mid day meal for 176 schools of Lanjigarh block is prepared and supplied by a trust, officials said. The district education officer, sub-collector and tehsildar visited Biswanathpur to monitor the situation.It is suspected that the rice used for midday meal was contaminated. The students were discharged from hospitals after treatment.

Previous articleIndia’s leap to High-Speed Corridor for Holistic Progress
Next articleJaipur’s National Institute of Ayurveda enters Guinness Book for ‘Most people receiving Nasya Panch Kararma simultaneously

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here