120 hospitalised in suspected food poisoning case in AP

About 2,000 people from the three villages attended a lunch hosted by Ramanaidu of Marrivalasa village and 120 of them reportedly complained of vomiting, motion and stomach pain at night

120 hospitalised in suspected food poisoning case in AP

About 120 people of three different villages in Visakhapatnam district of Andhra Pradesh were taken ill and had to be hospitalised on Sunday night, after they consumed non-vegetarian food at a function at Marrivalasa village.

About 2,000 people from the three villages attended a lunch hosted by Ramanaidu of Marrivalasa village and about 120 reportedly complained of vomiting, motion and stomach pain at night, said a report in The Hindu.

All of them were moved to Marrivalasa and K Kotapadu public health centre.

According to Chodavaram Circle Inspector B Murali, all of them were discharged after treatment by Monday morning and were said to be out of danger.

DMHO J Sarojini and MLA of V Madugula B Mutyala Naidu visited the spot.