Twenty-five girl students had taken ill after consuming sweets in the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay campus in suburban Powai here, officials said Monday.
They were promptly provided medical treatment at the hospital in the premier institute's campus and discharged, an IIT-B public relations officer said.
He said samples of the sweets they consumed have been sent for laboratory analysis, adding that the cause of the food poisoning is yet to be ascertained.
The mess will remain closed till Tuesday as part of sanitisation works, an official said.
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