Around 45 children fell ill after consuming mid-day meal at a government school at Pipalkota village in Khandwa district, a government official said today. The incident occurred yesterday and the children were admitted to district hospital but they were discharged last night, the official said.(80 Children Fall Ill in Bihar After Mid-Day Meal)
The samples of the left over meals have been collected and sent to laboratory for test. A departmental probe has been initiated into the incident, they said. The self help group Maa sharda has been assigned the work of preparing the meal in the school, they added.