Bihar's killer mid-day meal

Updated: Jul 17, 2013 21:07 IST

A relative weeps over the body of a schoolchild, who consumed a free mid-day meal at a school in the Saran district of Bihar, at a hospital in Patna. Twenty-two children have died after eating a free lunch feared to contain poisonous chemicals at an primary school, officials said, as the tragedy sparked angry street protests.  AFP PHOTO
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A relative weeps over the body of a schoolchild, who consumed a free mid-day meal at a school in the Saran district of Bihar, at a hospital in Patna. Twenty-two children have died after eating a free lunch feared to contain poisonous chemicals at an primary school, officials said, as the tragedy sparked angry street protests. AFP PHOTO

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