Koraput: In a heart-wrenching incident, a minor girl reportedly died after getting a heart attack while enjoying the ‘break dance ride’ in Odisha’s Koraput district today.
Meena Bazaar has been thrown open for the public in view of the Rath Yatra at Kotpad of the district. Apart from the residents of Kotpad Town, people from the nearby area are also going and enjoying different rides in the Meena Bazaar.
One Alfia Banu also had gone to the mela along with her family members today. She took a ticket for the ‘break dance ride’ of the Meena Bazar. However, she got a heart attack and died mid-way while enjoying the ride.
Meanwhile, the local police is said to have started an investigation into the matter after getting information about Banu’s death, following which the Meena Bazaar has been closed.
A pall of gloom also descended on the area following the unfortunate death of the 13-year-old girl.