35 treated for food poisoning in TN

As many as 35 people fell ill after suspected food poisoning in Vanganoor village, R.K. Pet block in Tiruvallur district, on Wednesday. Nearly all of them were treated and discharged on Friday, said J. Prabakaran, Deputy Director of Health Services, Tiuruvallur.

He said a temple function was held in the village on February 15 during which the residents of two streets ate ragi porridge and fish curry. “We have sent six stool samples and water samples from two places for testing,” he said.

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