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One person dies, 196 admitted to hospital on consuming buns

One person died on Tuesday and 196 others, including 80 school children, were admitted to a hospital after they fell ill on consuming buns from a bakery.

world Updated: Mar 24, 2009 15:56 IST

One person died today and 196 others, including 80 school children, were admitted to a hospital after they fell ill on consuming buns from a bakery.

A group of school children and others have been admitted to Trincomalee hospital after consuming buns, reports said.

Trincomalee Hospital confirmed that 80 school children were admitted to the hospital.

However, the condition of the students are stable, hospital sources said.

Meanwhile, a 62 year old man died in the hospital after consuming the bun.

According to the police, the bakery in the area from where the product was suspected to have been supplied has been sealed.