Multan- At least 49 people have been admitted in different government hospitals after more than a hundred fell prey to gastro due to the change in the season.

Some 108 patients have been brought to different hospitals for treatment. While, 49 patients have been admitted in the hospitals due to their critical condition.

According to the Health Department, sub-standard drinks are the major cause of the outbreak. The department has advised the locals to take good care of what they eat and drink to avoid taking ill.