70 taken ill after consuming food at marriage feast

Nabarangpur: As many as 70 people, including 40 children, took ill yesterday after consuming food at a marriage feast in Bhikhya village under Jharigaon block of Nabarangpur district.

All the victims belong to Medana, Garamba, Anchala and Aanlabhatta villages under the block.

The affected persons have been admitted to Umerkote Community Health Centre where they are undergoing treatment.