A restaurant in Sirajganj was fined Tk 1 lakh on Tuesday by a mobile court as at least 70 people fell sick after taking foods supplied from the restaurant on Monday.
Officials said that a mobile court, led by executive magistrate Arifur
Rahman, fined Nanna
Biryani Tk 1 lakh for serving rotten and substandard foods.
Sirajganj Primary Teachers Training Institute superintend Abdul Kuddus said that at least 70 trainee teachers and
other staff of the institute fell sick after taking biryani of the restaurant at
a function held at PTI on Monday.
Sirajganj civil surgeon Kazi Shamim Hossain said that the authorities concerned were investigating the incident to know the cause of sickness.