Three children die of diarrhoea

Updated: Aug 25, 2012, 13:49 PM IST

Bhadohi (UP): Three children died of diarrhoea here, officials said.

The children identified as Abhishek Verma (6), Kajal (5) and Vishal (6) were admitted to the hospital yesterday where they died during treatment, Chief Medical Officer Dr Zubair Ahmed said.

Several teams of doctors have rushed to villages from where reports of the disease have been received and district hospital doctors have also been alerted, he said.

As many as 28 new patients of diarrhoea have been admitted to various hospitals in Bhadohi district since yesterday, officials said.