Balasore/Bhubaneswar, 20/10/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : A 22-day-old infant died after a wall collapsed following incessant rainfall on Friday.
The incident was reported from Kundapurustampur under Kuruda panchayat in Balasore district where 13 out of 22 houses were submerged in the water due to heavy rainfall triggered by low pressure formed over Bay of Bengal that turned into depression. The houses were soaked due to
increase in water level of Nayanjodi river.
The baby girl died after the wall of the one of these houses belonging to Laxman Murmu collapsed and fell on her.
Receiving information, Remuna MLA Gobinda Chandra Das, Kuruda Sarpanch and Kuruda Revenue Inspector reached the spot.