Domenica, 23 Settembre 2018

At least 20 Indian children die from tainted school meal

New Delhi, July 17 - At least 20 children have died
and dozens have fallen sick after eating a tainted school meal
in India's eastern state of Bihar, Cnn-Ibn television reports.
The incident, which sparked violent protests Wednesday,
occurred the previous day in a primary school in the district of
After the free meal, provided under the Mid-Day meal
scheme, the world's largest school feeding programme aimed at
fighting malnutrition and boosting school attendance, the
children aged four to eight started feeling sick and at least 30
were reportedly taken to a local hospital and another facility
in the state's capital Patna.
Some of the hospitalized children are critically ill.

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