After getting complaint, a doctor rushed to the coach to treat the passengers. When the train reached Kharagpur station, 15 people were taken to Kharagpur railway hospital for checkup. They were released after treatment. Later 15 others reportedly complained of similar health problems, railway sources said.
A total of 27 students of a government-aided school in Tiruvallur district were admitted to the Government Children’s Hospital in Egmore when they fell ill after consuming noon-meal provided by the school on Monday.
They had consumed vegetable rice and eggs in the afternoon and, soon after, all of them fell ill.
“They were rushed to a private hospital and from there to the Government Children’s Hospital in Egmore. On Tuesday, 25 of them were discharged. Two of them are undergoing treatment,” said a government official. Two staff members have been suspended.