Around 5 people, including the groom and the bridegroom, got sick at Pirgachha in Rangpur. Five of them were admitted to the hospital. They are all residents of Anantaram Jamerpara village of Sadar Union upazila.
Locals said that Nur Akhter, daughter of Akbar Ali of Alutari village of Konya upazila, was married to Faridul Islam, son of Khalilur Rahman of the village last Wednesday. On Thursday afternoon, many people, including the bride and groom, suffered a stomach ache. Five people were admitted to the hospital on Thursday afternoon. Twenty-two more were admitted this Friday afternoon.
The groom Faridul Islam, who is undergoing treatment at the hospital, said, “Most of the bargains are suffering from stomach problems after eating the wedding meal. My wife and I are also infected. After the first treatment, my wife is now somewhat healthy. ‘
Kaunia Upazila Health Complex resident doctor Shahnawaz Saeed told the First Light on Friday afternoon that six people were admitted to the hospital two days after eating the wedding meal. Of them, 20 are men, 3 are women and 4 are children. In addition, five were released with first aid.