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25 children still in India hospital after eating school lunches

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INDIA (WKOW) -- In India, more than 25 children remain in the hospital after eating school lunches tainted with poison.

Families are grieving the 22 children who died within hours of the meal. Officials say the school lunch was contaminated by an insecticide. It was part of a government program to provide free lunches to lower-income children.

The district's magistrate has launched an investigation into the deaths.

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