Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Malkangiri, Nov 5:

Death of children due to Japanese Encephalitis in Odisha’s Malkangiri continues unabated as three more kids succumbed to the vector-borne disease today.

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The deceased were identified as Devaki Pujari of Chitapari village under Korkonda block, Shalini Khara of Kandel village under Kudumulugumma block and Adma Muchaki of Motu village under Padia block in the district.

All of them died while undergoing treatment at the District Headquarters Hospital, sources said.

With this, the death toll in the disease reached 93 in the district.

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