Tuesday September 11 2007 09:09 IST
BERHAMPUR: Diarrhoea claimed three lives in Mohana block on Monday. Dasuram Majhi, the controversial Kui poet who was arrested for Naxal activities, was reportedly one of the victims of the disease. Majhi, a top leader of Bashadhara Dalam of the CPI (Maoist), was wanted by the police for long.
He was also arrested in the past. Police said three villagers died of cholera in inaccessible Gudaripanka and Mandimera villages under Mohana block. One of them was found to be Majhi. A police team has left for Gudaripanka in this connection.