DERA GHAZI KHAN(Agencies/Monitoring): Thirteen persons including five children fell unconscious after eating unhygienic food came from neighbours house here on Monday.

The resident of Pir Adil area, Shabbir Hussain sent food to his neighbour Khadim Hussain’s house. However, after consuming the food, 13 members of the family fell sick and were rushed to DHQ hospital. The doctors stated that three children are in critical condition however, proper treatment is being given to them.

The victims include head of the family Khadim Hussain, his mother Haleema Mai, wife Haseena Mai, daughter Shahnaz Bibi, sons - Hussain, Baqir, Irshad, Safdar, Sajjad, Allah Ditta and Asghar. Another lady Ameena Mai was also shifted to the hospital by the Rescue 1122.

The patients are also facing difficulties due to lack of beds in the hospital.