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4 fall ill as 'undercooked' chicken served on train

IANS  |  Kolkata 

Four passengers onboard the Puri-Sealdah allegedly fell ill after eating "undercooked" chicken, a said. The authorities have since decided to suspend the vendor's licence.

The Indian Railway Catering and -- which deals with catering, tourism and online ticketing of Indian Railways -- said that they have decided to discontinue with the service of the third-party vendor responsible for serving on the train and will levy a hefty fine on him.

"Around four passengers were served undercooked chicken onboard the Puri-Sealdah on Saturday night. The passengers complained of uneasiness while a teenager fell ill after eating food," said.

"We have decided to cancel the licence of vendor Krishna Enterprise and also impose a hefty fine," he said.

"Passengers are safe and sound. We are internally investigating the matter," the added.



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First Published: Sun, July 01 2018. 19:54 IST