NEET seeker dies after consuming contaminated water
Of the total number of students who suffered from liver disease, 18 have recovered and others are under treatment in three private hospitals.
According to Dr. Rajiv Sharma, who was treating Vaibhav, he was admitted to hospital with fever and jaundice on October 5, but a few days later was diagnosed with hepatic encephalopathy. He died of severe swelling in the brain.
The health department collected 65 water samples from various sources and discovered that three water suppliers were distributing contaminated water to coaching institutes, hostels and other consumers.
The investigation is ongoing and the CMHO has been tasked with conducting the investigation.
With PTI entries