DOLAKHA: A mother died while three of her children have fallen ill after consuming wild mushroom in Kalinchok VDC-7 of the district on Wednesday.

The deceased has been identified as Phulmaya Tamang (48).

Locals said that her two daughters - Anita Tamang (17) and Sanu Kanchhi Tamang (9)-and son Kale Tamang (15) were taken ill after consuming toxic mushroom.

It has been learned that preparations are underway to take them to district headquarters, Charikot, for treatment.