Over 50 children fall sick after eating stale chaat

Over 50 children fell sick due to food poisoning after eating stale chaat from a roadside shop in Rampur village here, officials said here.

PTI| Updated: Oct 17, 2013, 15:38 PM IST

Bijnor: Over 50 children fell sick due to food poisoning after eating stale chaat from a roadside shop in Rampur village here, officials said here.

The children started complaining of stomach ache and vomiting after having `chaat` from a vendor on Kiratpur- Akbarabad road after yesterday`s Eid prayers, they said.
They were rushed to the hospital where condition of three was stated to be serious. The matter is being probed, Chief Medical Officer S K Agnihotri said.

The police said that the chaat being sold was stale due to which the children fell ill.

No one has been arrested so far.

PTI