**Rayagada:** A 19-year-old boy died of dengue fever while undergoing treatment at a private hospital of Vishakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday evening.
The deceased has been identified as M Ravi Kumar of Sulava village in Rayagada. He was staying at the Railway colony here to pursue his studies.
Reportedly, Ravi was admitted to the Rayagada District Headquarter Hospital (DHH) on July 8 after he complained of severe headache and fever. But later was shifted to a private hospital in Vishakhapatnam on July 10 where he succumbed to the deadly disease while undergoing treatment.
With this death, the number of dengue deaths in Odisha rose to seven on Thursday.
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