In a shocking incident, a snake was found in mid-day meal at a Government Girls Senior Secondary School at National Highway-2 in Faridabad.
The district administration has launched a probe in the incident. As per media reports, a few girl students were about to begin eating, but one of them spotted the reptile and raised alarm.
The district administration sent the sample for laboratory test in Chandigarh. The administration also stopped other schools to serve the food as the same agency supplies the meal in 371 schools in the district.
Haryana: A small snake found in mid-day meal at a Government Girls Senior Secondary School at NH-2 in Faridabad. (May 11). pic.twitter.com/G99n3tDTv7— ANI (@ANI_news) May 12, 2017
In past too, it was witnessed that quality of mid-day meal is always compromised in different states, but this incident shows that how the school staff and authorities were careless which did not put any check before offering the meal to children.