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25 students fall sick after eating mid-day meal in Delhi, hospitalised

PTI
Published : Jul 11, 2018, 4:09 pm IST
Updated : Jul 11, 2018, 4:09 pm IST

According to hospital authorities, the children had complained of abdominal pain.

This is second such incident within a week. Two girls were taken ill after having mid-day meal on Saturday at a Delhi government school in East Delhi's Khichdipur in which a dead lizard was allegedly found. (Representational image)
 This is second such incident within a week. Two girls were taken ill after having mid-day meal on Saturday at a Delhi government school in East Delhi's Khichdipur in which a dead lizard was allegedly found. (Representational image)

New Delhi, Jul 11 (PTI) Over 25 students fell ill after consuming mid-day meal at a government school in Delhi's Narela area and were rushed to a hospital, the police said.

"We have received information that about 26 students were taken ill after consuming mid-day meal. They have been taken to Satyawadi Raja Harish Chandra Hospital," a senior police official said. According to hospital authorities, the children had complained of abdominal pain.

"All students are stable and likely to be discharged soon," a senior doctor told PTI.

This is second such incident within a week. Two girls were taken ill after having mid-day meal on Saturday at a Delhi government school in East Delhi's Khichdipur in which a dead lizard was allegedly found. 

Tags: midday meal, food poisoning
Location: India, Delhi, New Delhi