KARACHI: 5 youngsters of a household have died as a result of a suspected case of meals poisoning, ARY Information reported on Friday.
In line with police, minors consumed substandard meals at a restaurant situated in Karachi’s Saddar space and died of meals poisoning, whereas their mom Beena, 28, is critically ailing and being handled at a personal hospital.
The deceased included 1.5-year previous Abdul Ali, four-year previous Aziz Faisal, six-year previous Aliya, seven-year previous Tauheed and nine-year previous Salvi.
The sufferer household belongs to Quetta, police added.
As per preliminary investigations, Superintendent Police Gulshan Tahir Noorani mentioned the reason for youngsters’s demise seems to be meals poisoning. Additional investigation is underneath approach, he added.
The police has sealed the suspected restaurant and finishing up the investigation.
The incident occurred after few months of one other food poisoning case that killed two minors within the port metropolis. Two brothers named Ahmad, one-and-a-half-year-old, and Muhammad, five-year-old, consumed unhygienic meals from an eatery located in Karachi’s space of Defence, ensuing of their demise owing to meals poisoning in November final yr.