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Three in Mizoram Die After Consuming Wild Mushrooms

by Julia Samuel on  April 11, 2016 at 7:32 PM Indian Health News   - G J E 4
In Mizoram, three people including a child, were killed and four fell sick after consuming wild mushrooms.
Three in Mizoram Die After Consuming Wild Mushrooms
Three in Mizoram Die After Consuming Wild Mushrooms
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"Three of a family died in Mamit district (in Western Mizoram) after eating wild mushrooms. Two children, a woman and a man also fell sick and admitted to Aizawl Civil Hospital," an official from health department said.

‘Two children, a woman and a man fell sick after eating wild mushrooms brought from the forest in Mamit district.’
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The official said that the mushrooms were brought from the forest and might be poisonous or not cooked properly before eating.

The dead people included an eight-years-old boy, a ten-years-old boy and a 34-years-old man.

Source: IANS
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