Two children die of consuming tainted milk

MULTAN: Two children died after consuming tainted milk while three others including a woman were admitted to hospital in precarious condition, at Qadirpur Rawan about 20 kilometre away from here.

According to local people, four children and wife of a farmer namely Imran allegedly consumed tainted milk. As a result, Rehaan (8) and Aaleesha (2) died while another two children -Sobia and Rehaana were shifted to Nishtar Hospital for treatment where their condition was stated to be stable.

Nageena Bibi, wife of Imran, also took the milk but repeated vomiting kept her safe.

Qadirpur Raan police was investigating the incident.