CASES OF POISONING OF 9 PUPILS REGISTERED ON MARCH 30 IN NERKIN GETASHEN

YEREVAN, MARCH 31, NOYAN TAPAN. At about 12:00, on March 30, it was
informed from Martuni city hospital that 9 pupils from secondary
school N1 of the village of Nerkin Getashen were poisoned from
an unknown substance and taken to hospital. According to doctors,
their health condition is satisfactory.

According to the brief survey of RA Territorial Government Ministry
Rescue Service, at about 4:20 pm the same day it was informed from
Vanadzor "Narek" hospital that 8-year-old Mariam Hovhannisian,
a resident of Moskovian street 56 was poisoned from a soup made
from dried mushrooms and was taken to hospital. The child's health
condition is satisfactory at present.