20 including children taken ill after consuming sweets in Sonepur
Sonepur: At least 20 persons including children were taken ill after consuming sweets at a marriage function at Bankipali village in Sonepur district last night.
According to sources, the victims had sweets at the marriage party they attended. However, after consuming the sweets, the victims complained of uneasiness and nausea.
They were immediately rushed to the Dunguripali Community Health Centre.
Although the actual reason behind the illness has not been ascertained, the doctor suspected it to be a case of food poisoning, sources said.