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TWO DIE WHILE COMING TO VOTE IN B’NGIRFriday, 11 April 2014 | PNS | BALANGIR | in Bhubaneswar
TWO DIE WHILE COMING TO VOTE IN B’NGIR
Friday, 11 April 2014 | PNS | BALANGIR | in Bhubaneswar
Two persons died while going to cast their votes in Balangir district on Thursday. The incidents apparently took place due to intense heat.Sources said a 70-year-old woman, Dhira Bag, collapsed 100 metre from the booth and died on the spot while she was coming to cast her vote at Khujenpali village.“I have ordered an inquiry into this incident after getting reports from media and waiting for the probe report,” said Deputy Collector Anita Panda.In the other incident, Keshab Putel (55) also collapsed and died at Pandamunda village in Patnagarh block while he was standing in a queue to cast his vote at the booth.