A 6-year-old child on Monday evening died of food poisoning at Assam Medical College and Hospital (AMCH) in Dibrugarh.

More than 60 people are undergoing treatment at AMCH after consuming poisonous food at a religious function in Sadiya. Out of them 33 are reported to be children.

Superintendent of AMCH, Dr Indra Chutia, informed that the 6 year old died due to multiple organ failure. The superintendent also informed that the condition of other patients is now stable.