Two pupils of the Saratov kindergarten were poisoned with rat poison

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Two children hospitalized in Saratov from kindergarten with suspected poisoning of rat poison, said on Thursday the regional Prosecutor’s office.

According to authorities, 6-year-old boy and 7-year-old girl was taken to hospital on Wednesday evening.

«According to preliminary information, the children, being in a pre-school educational institutions of the Volga region, found two tablets of rat poison and taste it. Currently, threats to the lives of children there,» — stated in the message.

The Prosecutor’s office of area carries out an inspection on this fact, the results of which will assess the legality of actions of employees of a kindergarten.

As explained by RIA Novosti in the press service of the regional Ministry of health, an emergency ambulance on Wednesday night responded to a call in the kindergarten, where, presumably, two children poisoned rat poison. «Immediately on the spot was carried out the primary medical procedures, after which the children were sent to the hospital. Clinical manifestations of poisoning in children have been identified,» — said the Agency interlocutor.