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Nine die in Dengue, 3,567 tested Positive in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Oct 15: The dengue death toll has increased to 9 in Odisha with the latest death of three patients, who were being treated at the SCB Medical College and Hospital Cuttack. The state health department expressed its concern over the increasing numbers of the dengue patients.

Health and Family Welfare Minister Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak said that nine persons have been killed and 99 people have been admitted to the Cuttack medical college and hospital of which three patients are in the ICU. As many as 3,567 people have tested dengue positive so far in the State.

BJD stages cart rally against hike in petrol, diesel prices

Bhubaneswar: Ruling Biju Janata Dal has now begun a cart rally in the city in protest against increase in petrol and diesel prices by the Union Govern...

Mahanadi House Committee meets, members provided data for scrutiny

Bhubaneswar: Speaker Pradeep Kumar Amat-headed House Committee on Mahanadi which met in the State Assembly premises today distributed data relating to...

Maoist posters oppose liquor sell, cock-fight in Chitrakonda

Malkangiri: Maoists have issued threat for life calls through posters to gram panchayat heads of Chitrakonda cut-off area in Malkangiri district, acco...

50 new bikes, container burnt to ashes in Kalahandi

Bhawanipatna: As many as 50 brand new motorbikes worth over Rs 3 crore were burnt to ashes as a container-truck caught fire at the Reliance petrol pum...