Minor girl dies, brother critical in snakebite in Odisha
Balasore: A pall of gloom descended at Sadikpur village under Khaira block of the district following the death of a minor girl in snakebite today. The girl’s minor brother was also critical due to the snakebite.
According to reports, Harekrishna Mohanty of the village was asleep along with his family members last night in his house. However, a poisonous snake bit his daughter Karishma and son Krusha late night.
Both of them were rushed to Balasore Hospital critically. Unfortunately, Karishma breathed her last while undergoing treatment in the hospital while Krusha was shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack after his condition deteriorated.
Local police have initiated a probe into the matter.