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A state of emergency has been declared in parts of the east coast for millions of US residents potentially in its path.
The 46-year-old failed to inform doctors about his dog bite after bringing his daughter, who was also bitten by the same dog, for treatment.
Local authorities have placed the district under emergency status and have begun establishing public kitchens, as well as distributing aid and tents.
Police spokesperson said so far 26 suspects have been arrested from across the country and search operations were ongoing to nab more suspects.
The news came hours after it was revealed an improvised bomb discovered at the main airport in Colombo had been defused.
In addition to the latest toll, at least 200 more people were still hospitalised across Assam.
The African nation is split roughly equally between Christians and Muslims, and comprises around 250 different ethnic groups that mostly co-exist peacefully.
The two days of intense cold from the so-called polar vortex that descended on the US Midwest and Northeast will go down in memory for its scenes of winter at its most bitter.
Parts of the provincial capital Makassar have also been affected.
Hidalgo Governor Omar Fayad says 73 people were killed and 74 people injured in the explosion
Two firefighters and a Spanish tourist were also killed in the massive blast that gutted part of a building.
Rights groups have put the overall death toll much higher, with Human Rights Watch saying that at least 40 people have been killed.
National disaster agency spokesman says unstable soil has made search and retrieval operations a challenge.
17 people are still missing and more than 40,000 were displaced nationwide due to the storm.
A no-go zone around rumbling Anak Krakatoa has been widened to 5 km.
Indonesia's disaster agency had put the death toll at 222 on Sunday, with about 850 injured and 28 people missing, but raised it to 280 early on Monday.
Very few people gathered in Versailles and there were far fewer demonstrators in the streets of Paris than in previous weeks.
Authorities say the toll from the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California's history rose further on Sunday to 77.
The injured, 409 in total, included 28 members of the police, military police, and fire brigade.
The latest death toll was announced after authorities located the remains of 13 additional victims from the Camp Fire.
The Camp Fire in Northern California has now destroyed more structures than any other wildfire in state history.
Police say victims did not hear the Jalandhar-Amritsar express arriving because the noise was drowned out by firecrackers.
As of early on Saturday, state officials were reporting that at least 18 have been killed in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and Virginia.
Agency spokesman Nugroho said the search for the unaccounted would continue until October 11.
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