After being attacked by a stray dog in Balipata village, Patnagarh block, Bolangir district, a three-year-old girl was killed and 12 others were wounded.
A stray dog was seen roaming about Balipata village this morning, according to sources. The dog later bit numerous persons in the area before fleeing to the adjacent Kalangapalli village, where it attacked several more.
A three-year-old daughter was seriously injured in the dog attack. She was sent to Patnagarh hospital right away. However, the tiny child died while receiving treatment at the hospital.
Some of the 12 individuals injured in the dog attack have been sent to Patnagarh Sub Division Hospital, while others are being treated with ayurvedic remedies.