Tejas train food lands 25 passengers in hospital

24 passengers fall ill after consuming food in Mumbai Karmali Tejas Express

The country's first high-speed Tejas Express boasting of Wi-Fi, LCD screens, and automatic doors, was flagged off on May 22.

An IRCTC official said, "About 290 passengers were served breakfast".

There are tea and coffee vending machines and snack tables at each coach as catering facility for passengers in the new designed coaches. "The train was stopped out of course at Chiplun railway station and treatment was given to passengers by railway doctor".

Responding to the incident, the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) said that "all the passengers now hospitalised are out of danger and the same has been confirmed by hospital authorities". "Though they were given immediate medical attention, I am tensed about my son as he was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit", Raman Taing said. He has also reported that as the train departs late at 9 am many passengers came early and consumed breakfast from the station or outside.

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According to the Newspaper, In an official communication, IRCTC assured of strict action. Around 12pm, 3 passengers complained that they were feeling uneasy and felt like vomiting. The Tejas Express, a premium train, connects Mumbai and Karmali in Goa.The IRCTC has issued a show-cause notice to the caterer of Tejas Express , As Reported By Hindu.

The IRCTC also said that a probe has been launched to ascertain the source of food poisoning. "Then two other groups complained, and a passenger on board who was a doctor attended to them". "The kitchen where food was prepared was inspected by area officer Madgaon after the incident and samples collected for testing", IRCTC stated.

"The passengers admitted to hospital are out of danger", the IRCTC official added. The passengers are said to be stable.

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