50 students fall ill after taking iron folic acid pills given by Health Dept

 

As many as 50 students of two schools in Assam’s Charaideo district fell ill and were rushed to the hospital after consuming Iron-Folic Acid (IFA) tablets provided by Health Department workers, official sources said. The tablets were distributed by the Health Department workers in presence of teachers and the children were advised not to consume them on an empty stomach.