Madhepura: As many 75 people fall ill after consuming poisonous food here on Tuesday. A team of doctors from Alamnagar Primary Health Centre reached the spot and gave immediate medication to the victims. According to the doctors all the patients are out of danger.

According to the information provided, 75 people got ill after eating the food served in the last rites. Thereafter, nearly 20-25 people reported of diaorrhea like symptoms. Similar symptoms were reported by others who consumed the same food.

Considering the deteriorating health condition, the doctors at the nearby primary health centre were apprised about the condition of the patients.

Dr BN Bharti said the preliminary examination of the patients confirm it as a case of food poisoning. “At present all the patients are out of danger but clinical tests will give a clearer picture,” said Bharti.