28 children of govt primary school in UP take ill after consuming milk

Badaun : Around 28 primary school students took ill after they consumed stale milk distributed in their midday meal at a government upper primary school in Bilsi tehsil of the district here today. The school children were rushed to the Bisauli government hospital by the official vehicle of the District Primary Education Officer where condition of nine children were stated to be critical. Sub-divisional Magistrate( SDM) Ramdutt Ram said here that the incident occured at Swaruppur village upper primary school. The children started vomiting after drinking the milk given to them in the midday meal. District primary education officer Premchand Yadav immediately rushed to the school and ferried all the children to the hospital in his official vehicle. However, doctors attending on the children said that except for the nine, other children are out of danger and would be discharged soon.

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