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Russian woman stabbed by youth in Puri

india Updated: Jan 18, 2010 21:00 IST

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A Russian woman was injured when an unidentified youth stabbed her while trying to loot her in the temple town on Monday, police said.

Lisina Nadezade (30), staying in a lodge since Sunday, went out in Baliapanda area on a bi-cycle this afternoon when she was stopped by the youth who demanded money from her, police said.

The man took out a knife and stabbed the woman when she refused to part with money, causing injury on her left arm.

The woman, who had come to the sea-side town from Bhubaneswar where she wanted to work with an NGO, was taken to hospital and discharged after first aid.

The youth fled from the scene.

A case has been registered at Puri Sadar police station.