15 students taken ill

Published: 13th July 2012 11:24 AM  |   Last Updated: 13th July 2012 11:24 AM   |  A+A-

As many as 15 students  in ST Hostel for Girls were taken ill at Chandrasekharapuram in Kodavalur mandal on Thursday after drinking contaminated water.

The girls were admitted to the primary health centre. District medical and health officer  Masilamani, who visited the village, said all the 15 girls were out of danger. Preliminary enquiries revealed that  sewage water got mixed with drinking water that was supplied to the hostel.

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