Two die, 18 fallen ill due to diarrhea

Dailekh, Feb 14: Two children died and sixteen others have been taken ill due to diarrhea in the district.

The deceased are Anjal BK, the seven-months old grandchild of Nain Tiruwa of Tolijasisi-8 and Krishna BK, eight-month-old grandchild of Mandire Tiruwa of the same place.
They died while undergoing treatment at local health post, according to local resident Tek Bahadur Thapa.
The flow of the patients has been increasing by the day and 18 are still undergoing treatment in the hospital, Dr Bikas Shah said.