February 22, 2022
Balasore: During the panchayat polls, an elderly woman died while she was standing in queue to cast her vote at booth number 7 in Zone 11 of Nilagiri block in Balasore district on Tuesday morning.
Reportedly, the deceased was identified as Satyabhama Barik (65) of Berhampur village the elderly lady was waiting in the queue for her turn to vote when she died.
She was then taken to the local hospital by the villagers immediately where the doctor declared her dead.
This incident has caused widespread mourning in the area.