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Five ailing after mushroom consumption

Five members of a family of Uttar Kuiwa Beel in Kalaigaon area of Udalguri district fell ill on Saturday after consuming wild mushrooms. Bhanita Boro studying at Uttar Darrang HS School and Baisumoi Boro studying at Soibari Vidyapith suffered stomach cramps and started vomiting during school time. The school authorities rushed the students to nearby Health centre. On the otherhand the parents of the childerns Dwijen Boro and Nisha Boro were also rushed to nearby Health centre. Their third daughter also fell ill who was rushed to Harisinga Primary Health centre. They consumed the wild mushrooms in their breakfast meal. Their health is stated to be stable and ameliorate.

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Recipient of The Annual Colosseum Awards 2014 & 2015 (by The Assam Tribune group), Shajid Khan is an Independent journalist based in Assam. He has contributed numerous political, socio-political stories for bountiful national,international as well as Assam based publications including The New York Times,Firstpost,The Telegraph. He also pens down analytic commentary on print and web based publications.

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