2 die after consuming toxic mushroom in Gorkha

GORKHA: Two persons died after consuming wild mushroom at Kanshigaun in Gorkha on Friday.

The deceased have been identified as Phoolmaya Gurung (65) of Kanshigaun-8 and her granddaughter Rabina Gurung (11).

Similarly, Trishna Gurung (6), another granddaughter of Phoolmaya, has fallen sick after consuming the wild mushroom.

Trishna is receiving treatment at a local health post.

The incident occurred after they ate curry of the toxic mushroom brought from a nearby jungle.