Women workers hospitalized following food poisoning


50 women workers from a garment in Katunayaka have been hospitalized to the Negombo General hospital due to food poisoning.

Hospital sources say that they were admitted following the food which was given yesterday and possesed the symptoms such as vomiting and dizziness.

Police media unit also stated that the food poisoning occured after the food given last afternoon.

The same food was given to 150 women workers where 2100 women are employed.

The sample of the food given has been taken by the Katunayaka public health inspectors for further investigation.