As many as 75 students of a madrassa in Garbada taluka of the district took ill after eating food distributed by the school authorities on Thursday,district officials said.
Around 46 students have been admitted to the local district hospital,while 29 others were admitted to a local health centre of Garbada taluka, an official said.
The students had gone to madrassa to take an examination where they were given packets containing cake and sweet samosa. On returning home,the students ate them,and begancomplaining of uneasiness and nausea after some time.
The Health Department officials have collected the samples of food and sent them for examination.