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Posted at: Oct 22, 2019, 6:54 AM; last updated: Oct 22, 2019, 6:54 AM (IST)

Teacher on duty faints, dies

Gadchiroli: A 45-year-old teacher posted on election duty in Gadchiroli district died in hospital after fainting while walking towards the voting booth on Monday morning, an official said. Bapu Pandu Gavade, who was heading to the voting booth with a polling party from Dehari base camp, fainted mid-way in the morning near Pursalgondi village of Gadchiroli's Etapalli area, he said. "He used to get epileptic fits. He suffered head injuries after he fainted. He was taken to Etapalli hospital first and then to a bigger facility at Chandrapur. Gavade, however, died during treatment," the official said.  PTI

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