Contaminated French Fries

Osman and Sharifa want to go to the castle. Their small brother, Jamal insists that he also wants to go with them.

When they reach the castle, Jamal gets hungry and says that he has already bought a burger from a kart in front of his school. Osman and Sharifa prevent him from eating the burger and say that the burger and French fries might be contaminated but Jamal does not accept.

Lalo Mama comes; welcomes his guests and takes them inside the castle. Lalo Mama asks about the argument between them.

Jamal says that he has bought a burger from a kart but Osman and Sharifa do not let him eat it.

Lalo Mama opens a window for Jama's information.


In the window, the reporter of the castle says that some students buy foodstuff from a kart or a booth in front of their school. Some of these foods are contaminated and cause different diseases.

Then the reporter talks to some students about this issue.

Shakila, A third-grade student says: “one day I was very hungry and I bought French fries from a kart in front of our school. When I reached home, I became sick. I was suffering from throat sore and stomach ache.”

Walid, a resident of Kabul city says: “once I bought Bolani from a kart in front of our school and it caused vomiting and diarrhea and could not go to school for three days.”

Lalo Mama closes the window.

Jamal asks the solution for this issue. Lalo Mama opens another window for their more information.


In the window, a bazaar is shown. Walwala is going to school with her classmates. Walawala sees her small sister, Tamana near a kart and wants to buy something for eating but Walwala prevents her and says that flies and dust are on the edible items and they might cause her sickness. Tamana does not accept and says that she very hungry but Walwala takes her to a booth and tells Tamana about the cleanliness of the booth. Walwala also says to Tamana that all edible items are kept clean inside a glass showcase. She adds that the owner of the booth uses fresh oil for frying potatoes. She advises Tamana that it would be better to bring something from home in her school bag.”

Lalo Mama closes this window too.