MAILSI: Death toll of the family members, who consumed poisonous food, increased to three as a brother and his sister passed away during treatment today, ARY News reports.
A resident of Nurpur area Sughra Bibi prepared a meal for her four children Sumera, Humaira, Mujahid and Zahid. The condition of the four children deteriorated soon after eating the food.
Ten year old Zahid passed away as the children were being brought to a nearby hospital.
Humaira and Mujahid also passed away during their treatment. According to the doctors, Sumera's condition is also not good.
Chief Minister of Punjab Shahbaz Sharif took notice of the incident and instructed the security officials to take quick action against the persons behind the crime.