Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Nayagarh, Feb 10:
At least eight students of Nayagarh Government Girls’ High School today fell ill after partaking mid ay meals in Odisha’s Nayagarh district, reports said.
They have been admitted to the Nayagarh district headquarters hospital. Condition of six of them is critical, reports added.
Reportedly, the students complained of giddiness and stomach pain after they consumed curry prepared of soya chunks served in mid-day meal at the school.
Some students have alleged of seeing insects in the soya chunks used in the curry.
Notably, about 100 students of Kendupali Government Upgraded School in Sonepur district had fallen ill after taking curry made of soya chunks served in their mid-day meals.
The students were admitted to Birmaharajpur PHC leading to tension in the area.