16 school children in Pannipitiya hospitalized - allergic reaction while playing

Wednesday, 16 September 2020 - 17:23

Sixteen Grade 8 students of a school in the Pannipitiya area have been hospitalized due to an allergy.

Police said they had contracted the allergy when they were playing with the fruit-bearing branches of a Red Farm plant on the school grounds.

They are currently receiving treatment at the Homagama Base Hospital.

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