Rourkela: At least five students of MGM English Medium School fell ill during the Independence Day parade rehearsal at Ispat Stadium in Rourkela on Saturday.
The students were immediately rushed to the nearest Community Welfare Centre (CWH). Later, they were shifted to Ispat General Hospital (IGH). Sources said, one of the student in undergoing treatment in the intensive care unit (ICU) of the hospital.
According to reports, the students were rehearsing for the Independence Day parade today afternoon when five of them were taken ill due to high humidity in the Steel City.
Meanwhile the parents have accused the school authorities of negligence, as a result which the student fell ill.