Children fall ill after consuming seeds resembling peanuts

Last Updated: Sunday, December 2, 2012 - 15:30

Bahraich (UP): Thirteen children fell ill after eating poisonous Jatropha seeds in Risia here, police said on Sunday.
The incident took place yesterday evening when the children aged between three and eleven consumed the seeds, which they thought were peanuts, while playing in Kataliya Bhoopsinghpur village, they said.
The children were rushed to the hospital where they were stated to be stable.

PTI



First Published: Sunday, December 2, 2012 - 14:13

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