13 prisoners fell ill due to food poisoning in Udhampur jail

Thirteen prisoners fell ill due to food poisoning in district jail in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Last Updated: Apr 10, 2011, 20:14 PM IST

Udhampur (J&K): Thirteen prisoners fell
ill due to food poisoning in district jail in Udhampur
district of Jammu and Kashmir.

After having dinner, prisoners complained of stomach
pain and vomiting in District Jail in Udhampur, 65 kms from
Jammu last night, officials said on Sunday.
One of them was hospitalised in Udhampur District
Hospital and 12 others in jail hospital, they said.
Their condition is stable and they were brought back
to their barracks, they said, adding that authorities have
ordered probe into the incident.

PTI