Suspected Food Poisoning Leads to Hospitalization of 20 People in Hyderabad

by Kathy Jones on  April 3, 2014 at 10:42 PM Indian Health News
RSS Email Print This Page Comment bookmark
Font : A-A+

Police officials have confirmed that some 20 persons were hospitalized for suspected food-poisoning after they ate pizzas and burgers from a bakery in Hyderabad. The incident occurred at a bakery near Hafeezbabanagar area.
 Suspected Food Poisoning Leads to Hospitalization of 20 People in Hyderabad
Suspected Food Poisoning Leads to Hospitalization of 20 People in Hyderabad

Civic officials explained that the allegedly contaminated items were purchased on March 29 and that the victims started suffering from stomach pain, vomiting and loose motion soon after consuming them. "After they fell ill they were admitted to different hospitals in the city since Monday. A team of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) also visited the bakery and collected food samples. The police were informed about the matter only yesterday," a released statement said.

A case has been registered under The Prevention of Food Adulteration Act & Rules (PFA). "No one has been arrested so far. Further investigations are underway," Kanchanbagh police station inspector Ramesh Kotwal said



Source: Medindia

Post a Comment

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
Notify me when reply is posted
I agree to the terms and conditions

Related Links

More News on:

Why Do We Eat - Nutrition Facts Diet Lifestyle and Heart Disease Cholamandalam Health Insurance Policies Organophosphorus Poisoning Hunger Fullness and Weight Control Label Lingo on Food Items: Decoded Poisoning Fact Sheet on Food Poisoning Food Safety for Health Top Diet Foods that Make you Fat 

News A - Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

News Search

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Find a Doctor
Advertisement

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook

News Category

News Archive