Food poisoning cases at Al Ain school discharged: Department of Health

ABU DHABI, Most of the students who suffered from food poisoning at a school in Al Ain have been discharged from the hospital after having completely recovered, the Department of Health Abu Dhabi announced.

The department said that two cases are still in the hospital and are expected to be discharged in the next few hours.

''We are monitoring the situation round the clock with the medical operations command centre which is communicating with government and private health facilities to provide an effective response and world-class healthcare,'' the department said in a statement on Friday.

The department praised the efforts being made by first responders, and medical teams at school clinics, hospitals and health centres for their timely response and intervention to contain the situation and treat the case as per recognised international standards.

Source: Emirates News Agency