Tahlka News Desk
New Delhi: Nine students of a Delhi government school admitted to hospital after a dead rat found in the mid-day meal served to them on Thursday.Teachers from Government Boys Senior Secondary School of Deoli said a dead rat was found in themid day meal after it was served to some students. Soon students were rushed to nearest hospital Madan Mohan Malviya Hospital after complaining of a cute pain in their stomach.
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, who visited the children in the hospital, took to Twitter saying "A rat has been found in midday meal in a government school. Nine students were rushed to hospital. I have spoken to doctors and the children are fine."
He further informed that an FIR is also being lodged and that from Friday on wards, their own officers will monitor the cooking of food in the kitchen.
"An FIR has been lodged against the midday meal supplier and we will also blacklist him. We will not tolerate any carelessness when it comes to the health of children," Sisodia said.