Maharashtra food poisoning: 70 students hospitalized

Mumbai, July 29 : In the wake of the Bihar mid-day meal tragedy that killed over 23 children came another case of food poisoning. This time in a government school in Maharashtra.

At least 70 students of a government girls residential school at Shegaon in Buldhana district of Maharashtra, were reportedly hospitalized after they complained of food poisoning on Monday.

According to reports, the girls, aged between 12-15 years, started feeling sick after having their dinner around 8.30pm on Sunday.

"The girls complained of severe stomach pain. They were vomiting. We have discharged over 40 girls. All, but one, are out of danger. One is critrical," said a doctor at Shegaon Government Hospital where the students were admitted.

The girl, who is critical, has been shifted to a hospital in Akola.

The police are yet to register a case in this regard.

--IBNS (Posted on 29-07-2013)

maharashtra-news headlines

Thursday's poll fight in Maharashtra has many bigwigs

NCP to file defamation suit against Shiv Sena's deputy leader Nahata

NCP to file defamation suit against Shiv Sena's deputy leader Nahata

Aurangabad bench's panel lawyer caught accepting bribe

65 lakh electorate cast to vote in 4 LS constituencies tommorow

Stage set for polling in 6 LS seat in Marathwada

Kokate bows to party order, announces support to Bhujbal

Builder arrested for forgery

NGO wants EC to stop JNPP agreement

Mohan Rawale back in Shiv Sena

Ahmednagar and Shirdi go to polls tomorrow

2 killed in accident in Maharashtra

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014


Your e-mail:

Your Full Name:

Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box


Back to Top