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Over 100 children fall ill after eating ‘prasad’ at Viswakarma puja function in Bihar

PTI
Published : Sep 18, 2018, 3:50 pm IST
Updated : Sep 18, 2018, 3:50 pm IST

The children ate the prasad at a Viswakarma puja function. Officials say all of them are now out of danger.

The children, aged below 12 years, complained of nausea and vomiting after they ate the ‘prasad’ in the evening on Monday. (Photo: AP | Representational)
 The children, aged below 12 years, complained of nausea and vomiting after they ate the ‘prasad’ in the evening on Monday. (Photo: AP | Representational)

Begusarai: More than 100 children were taken ill after taking ‘prasad’ at a Viswakarma puja celebration at Pathai village in Begusarai district, officials said Tuesday.

The children, aged below 12 years, complained of nausea and vomiting after they ate the ‘prasad’ in the evening on Monday.

 

They were admitted to the Khodavandpur primary health centre and other private clinics and nursing homes at Rosra and Hasanpur.

All the children are now out of danger, they said.

Tags: begusarai, viswakarma puja, nausea, vomiting
Location: India, Bihar