One dies, 7 fall ill after consuming wild mushrooms in Nepal

A child has died and seven persons have fallen ill after consuming poisonous mushrooms in Kushe Rural Municipality-1 of Jajarkot district.

The deceased and those who have fallen ill belong to three families who had consumed the mushrooms brought from the forest.

Although the patients have been receiving treatment at Tanpuchaur-based private medical institution, they have been referred to another hospital.