Odisha records 786 heatstroke cases, three deaths

Odisha has reported 786 heatstroke cases and confirmed three sunstroke-related deaths this summer, with investigations on additional alleged cases ongoing. Temperatures have recently dropped slightly, while most areas remain below critical heat levels.


Odisha has so far recorded 786 heatstroke cases from various parts while sunstroke has claimed three lives this summer. These numbers were officially confirmed on Wednesday.

Such cases have become a cause of concern for the people and the Health Department.