What would be the celebration of a birth, a new life, acab in a tragedy that still today continues to take dead
in total there are almost 80 affected, of which 52 are under treatment in the hospital, five of them in serious condition
twenty-three people have died eating poisoned candy in Punjab, a province of Pakistan . Fifty continues under treatment. What would be the celebration of a birth, a new life, acab in a tragedy that still today continues to take dead.
The deaths began last week, after the grandfather Humar Hayat buy laddus in a shop, very popular in the Indian subcontinent to candy celebrate the arrival of a baby to the family . According to the police, the victims began to vomit after eating contaminated cakes.
How was I to know Hayat that dessert will take you to the grave alya six relatives on the same day, several more on Friday and as to 23 until Monday. Some of the victims are children . In total there are almost 80 affected , of which 52 are under treatment in the hospital, five of them in serious condition. Efe, however, speaks four hospitalized, two in critical condition, citing Irfan Faiz, spokesman for the district Layyah, rather than the facts.
The paquistanês authorities arrested at least three people responsible for the candy store (two owners and an employee) and have sealed the premises. For now the exact cause of death and the origin of the contamination is unknown. The sweets were brought to the laboratory in Lahore to determine if contenan something TOXIC.
“Haba one store pesticides near (from the candy store) that was being renovated and Dueo bean left their pesticides in the pastry that they should care, “said police officer Rameez Bukhari, which refiri to the possibility that one of the confectioners been mixed, somehow, the products of the two stores.
The provincial government has announced a compensation 500,000 rupees (4,200 euros) to the families of the victims, according to local press. In the past, Pakistan have been cases of deaths by poisoning, but usually have another explanation: usually try to clandestinely adulterated alcohol. The last case occurred just a month ago while the Hindu festival of Holi, in which 45 people were killed by drinking a deadly liquor on that occasion was celebrated.