Deogarh: A 29-year-old man died after he was bitten by a snake at his residence in Thianala village under Baramkot block in Deogarh district on Saturday. The deceased was identified as Pabitra Nayak of the same village.
According to sources, the incident occurred when Nayak was sleeping at his home after having dinner. Suddenly, he fell critically ill. Family members rushed Nayak to Deogarh hospital in a critical condition at around 2 am.
However, he succumbed today morning while undergoing treatment, the family said.
On being informed, police reached the hospital and seized the body for post-mortem.