One dead, twenty others hospitalized after eating Temple food

Team Udayavani, May 22, 2019, 6:27 PM IST

Tumkur: In a tragic incident, one child died and wenty others were hospitalized on Wednesday after eating food at Veerbhadra Swamy temple in Pavagada Taluk in Tumkur District.

The deceased is Veerbhadra (11).

It is gathered that immediately after eating the food more than twenty people reported uneasiness and meanwhile, Veerbhadra breathed his last.

People reported uneasiness were shifted to Sira Government Hospital immediately.

As per the sources, due to the shortage of water, the food at the temple was cooked using the water of the water supply tankers. However, the reason behind this incident is yet to be known

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