Govt school students in TN fall ill after noon meal

Erode: Several students of Sanarpalayam government elementary school yesterday were admitted to a hospital after they fell ill of food poisoning after consuming the noon meal on Thursday.

The class I to class III students had taken rice and eggs and shortly afterwards, 43 of them began vomiting in the classrooms and were immediately taken to hospital.

According to media reports, the eggs they had consumed were rotten and the rice was of poor quality and this was the cause of the illness. The condition of all the children is stable.

NT Bureau