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Food poisoning claims 1

One person died and atleast15 others have taken ill after they consumed food served at a wedding party in Kokrajhar district on Wednesday.

According to information, Sainudding Sheik from Bhawraguri Usatari village in Gossagaon along with around 20 other people started vomiting and complaint stomach ache hours after they consumed food at the wedding ceremony at Chitila Depdevi village near Fakiragram.

Sheik died in the afternoon at the Rupnath Brahma Civil Hospital a day after he was rushed to it. Others with the same complaint have been undergoing treatment at the same hospital. Five of the seriously ill persons have been shifted to Alipurduar hospital for better treatment.

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