Mysuru, December 15:- Former minister N Mahesh visited K R Hospital and enquired about the health of the devotees who have been admitted for treatment following consumption of poisonous food at Maramma Temple at Sulavadi village in Kollegal taluk.
“11 people from eight villages have died due to consumption of poisonous food. So far 104 people have been affected by the poisoned food. 93 patients are admitted at various hospitals. 29 are being treated on ventilators. According to the information I have received, the food which was served at the temple was poisoned. Kollegala Police have already arrested two people. District administration and the government are working in unison. Police are conducting a thorough probe,” he added. (KS, NGB)