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Food poisoning after church feast

One-hundred-and-nine persons including a pregnant woman were admitted to Kayts Hospital yesterday due to food poisoning.

Those who fell ill had consumed the food served after religious observances at St. Antony’s Church feast at Kayts. The food poisoning caused vomitting and fainting.

They were immediately taken to Kayts Hospital.

The pregnant woman was transferred to Jaffana Hospital later.

Kayts Police are investigating.