Deogarh, August 18( Odisha.in) A couple died of snake bite in Telieposhi village under Budhapal GP of Remal Block under Kundhaigula police station of the district on Saturday.
The couple has been identified as Pahala Mahara (22) and his wife Bela (19). Police said, the incident took place when they were sleeping in their house.
They were found dead in the morning. However, their dead bodies continue to languish in the village and could not be shifted to Deogarh hospital for autopsy with flooding of river Tikra and river Auli.
The couple however had no issue. Local police said efforts were on to shift the dead bodies to the hospital for autopsy and subsequent cremation.