Crime

Woman, daughter jump before moving train in Balasore, dead

Balasore: A woman along with her five-year-old daughter jumped before a moving train near Soro railway station in Balasore district on Friday evening.

While the woman identified as Urmila Pandey of Cuttack died on the spot, her daughter minor passed away during treatment.

Sources said the woman carrying her daughter suddenly jumped before a moving train. The attention of the people was drawn by the cries of a child. Locals spotted the body of the woman run over by a train and an injured girl child screaming in pain.

The child was rushed to a nearby hospital, where she succumbed to injuries, the sources added.

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