Phnom Penh (FN), Nov. 15 - The authorities in Sambo Village, Kratie Province, reported that almost 100 monks were getting food poisoning on Wednesday morning after eating braised fish that bought from nearby market.

Noun Sarin, Deputy Inspector, said that approximately 85 monks were immediately taken to the hospital due to headaches and dizziness after eating their breakfast.

About 35 monks were suffering severely and still residing in the hospital. However, they are currently getting better.