Britons eat poisonous fruit mistaking it for mango
Story Dated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014 19:24 hrs IST
Changanassery: Two foreigners were hospitalised after they consumed Othalanga (Cerbera Odollam or sea mango) mistaking it for Mango, here on Tuesday.
The Britons, who were touring Kerala on their bicycles, spotted the poisonous fruit near Pallathuruthy Bridge on Changanassery Road.
After being cautioned by the passers-by, the duo rode their way to the Government Medical College for treatment.