Bhubaneswar: In a sorrowful incident, an elderly villager died after being bitten by a venomous snake at Kendubardi village under Lanjigarh area in Kalahandi district last night.
The deceased was identified as Mangu Majhi of Kendubardi village.
According to reports, Mangu was working in his agriculture field when he was bitten by a poisonous snake. Knowing it, some villagers soon took him to a hospital. However, he died on the way. He was declared brought-dead at the hospital.