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Two Odia Workers Succumb To Unknown Disease In Goa, 8 Others Admitted To SCB

Balasore: Eight youths from Balasore suffering from an unknown disease were today admitted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital (SCBMCH) in Cuttack after two of their mates succumbed to the disease at Goa last week.
All of them hailing from Nimatpur in Bhograi area of the district were employed at a restaurant in Goa, sources said.  After their return from Goa, the patients were first admitted to the Balasore District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) and later shifted to the SCB with the help of district administration.The affected youth have been complaining of fever and stomach ache.
The blood samples of the patients have been collected and sent for medical examination at SCB , sources said.

Gold worth Rs 33 lakh seized from woman passenger at Bhubaneswar Airport

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Helpless, Chit Fund Duped Investors Stage Indefinite

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Two School Children Meet Watery Grave In Rayagada

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