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25 students fall ill after consuming mid-day meal at Delhi school, hospitalised

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Over 25 students fell ill after consuming mid-day meal at a government school in Delhi's 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 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

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

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, July 11 2018. 15:30 IST