URLABARI: Three persons of a family have fallen ill after consuming poisonous mushroom in Koshi Haraicha Municipality of Morang district on Saturday night.

Dashan Khan, his wife Usha Devi and their daughter Anjali fell ill after eating curry prepared from wild mushroom, which turned out to be the poisonous one.

According to locals, the family had picked the mushroom from a nearby forest.

They are receiving treatment at the Koshi Zonal Hospital in Biratnagar, police said.