Tamluk: Over 100 school children have become ill after taking worm’s medicine. On Wednesday, East Midnapore’s Kolaghat Siddha High School, Mathuri High School, Maina’s Payrachak High School, Adarsha Vidyatan, Kalagechia High School’s students were fed with worm’s medicine.
Parents have alleged that these students started suffering from various ailments after taking the medicine. Parents went angry with this situation after which their children were sent to Mayna Block Hospital.
East Midnapore’s District Health Officer, N.C Mondal said that every year this health programme is organized, this medicine is not harmful. They have got information that some students are showing some symptoms, and are unwell. They are investigating the matter thoroughly.