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Another man dies of dengue in city slum

Bhubaneswar: Dengue fear still grips city residents as another person of Saliasahi slum died of the mosquito-borne disease this morning.

The deceased was identified as Dinabandhu Khillar, a resident of Mayfair Saliasahi slum. He was undergoing treatment at the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack for some days now. He succumbed while undergoing treatment at the State's premier hospital this morning.It may be noted here that a woman of the same slum had died of dengue yesterday.

Huge cache of contraband seized in Khurdha

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Four critical in wild boar attack

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Man beaten to death in Jharsuguda

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After encounter, criminal injured; nabbed in Khurda

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