Five children fall ill after eating poisonous fruit

Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013 - 23:53

Azamgarh: Five children fell ill after they consumed some poisonous fruit while playing in an open area in a village in Jehanaganj area here on Monday.

The children, identified as Gudia (10), Golu (7), Sonu, Krishna (both five) and Sapna (3), who had come to their grandparents` house in Jigarsandi village, ate some poisonous fruit while playing and fell unconscious this afternoon, police said.

They were rushed to a community health centre in an unconscious state from where they were referred to district hospital.

PTI

First Published: Monday, November 18, 2013 - 23:53
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