Tag: Snakebite

Kiss of death: Cobra awards ‘love bite’ to man kissing its hood #Watch
Kiss of death: Cobra awards ‘love bite’ to man kissing its hood #Watch

This may not be the only incident in which the man tried to kiss the venomous reptile. Several such videos are streaming on different platforms that show the daredevil stunts of the vloggers to garner views, likes, and popularity. While some lucky persons escape the deadly consequences, some incidents turn out to be fatal.

  • Saturday, 08 October 2022
First-of-its-kind ICMR study on snakebites in 13 states including Odisha

The ICMR study is a multi-centric study to determine the incidence, morbidity, mortality and economic burden of snakebites in India covering all five geographical zones of the country.

  • Wednesday, 24 August 2022
Snakebite fear grips flood-hit districts in Odisha amid rain havoc
Snakebite fear grips flood-hit districts in Odisha amid rain havoc

As half of Odisha is battling the floods, at least five cases of snakebites have been reported, SRC Pradeep Jena informed.

  • Friday, 19 August 2022
Bitten by snake, man captures and carries reptile to hospital

Surendra Prasad said that that he carried the snake which he had captured after being bitten by it and presented it before the doctors in the emergency ward so that they could identify it and accordingly provide him treatment.

  • Thursday, 28 July 2022
AIIMS Bhubaneswar
AIIMS Bhubaneswar to conduct research study on snakebite mitigation

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Bhubaneswar is going to conduct a research study with a target to reduce snakebite incidences in Odisha, officials said on Tuesday.

  • Tuesday, 26 April 2022
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Siblings Die Of Snake Bite In Kendrapara

An 11-year-old boy and his three years old sister died after a venomous snake bit them while they were asleep last night at Govindpur village under Aul police limits in the district.

  • Saturday, 08 May 2021
2 including woman die of snakebite in Odisha

Malkangiri: Snakebite deaths are on the rise in Odisha as two more deaths were reported from Malkangiri district of the State today. One person from Titibiri Village & another from MV-30 lost their lives after being bitten by venomous snakes last night in the district. According to sources, Deba Madkami of Titibiri Village was bitten […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
2 Dead In Alleged Medical Negligence In Odisha Hospital

Keonjhar: Alleged cases of medical negligence have claimed two lives at the District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) in Keonjhar Monday night. As per reports, an unidentified person was admitted to Keonjhar DHH after the patient complained of high blood pressure. He was administered saline last night, however his condition worsened today morning following which he died. […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Snakebite Victims In Odisha Grapple With Side-Effects After Treatment From Quack

Bhubaneswar: Even after several awareness drives and campaigns, superstitious practices continue in several parts of the state. Some harrowing incidents have come to fore from Bankurisingha village in Dhenkanal district where a self-proclaimed healer, Sukhdev Barik has allegedly been administering treatment for critical illnesses. In one such incident, Sarita Mohapatra of the village, who was […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021
Snake Charmer Dies In Odisha After Cobra Bite, Video Goes Viral

Balasore: A snake charmer in Jaleswar died a tragic death after a cobra he was displaying tricks with reportedly bit him on his hand. The tragic incident reportedly occurred on 28 July 2020 when a person named Ranjan Nayak came to Krushna Nagar village where he displayed some tricks with venomous snakes including cobra. But […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021