State

2 businessmen killed as car falls off bridge in Kalahandi

Bhawanipatna: In a tragic incident, two persons were killed and another one sustained critical injury after the car they were travelling in fell off a bridge on National Highway 26 at Kansbahal under Kesinga police limits in Kalahandi district late on Monday.

The deceased have been identified as Sanjay Agrawal and Dinesh Jain, businessmen hailing from Kesinga. The injured one has been identified as driver of the car who has been hospitalised in a critical condition.

The duo was returning home from Sundargarh when the accident took place. The driver lost control over the wheels and the vehicle fell off the bridge.

Police rushed to the spot after being informed about the mishap and seized the bodies and the car that was badly damaged in the accident. 

Truck mows down elderly man, locals block road in Banki

Banki: Tension prevailed in Banki area in Cuttack district as locals blocked the road near Bhokasankha on Tuesday demanding compensation to the family...

Four Police Personnel Injured During Group Clash In Bhadrak

Bhadrak: At least four police personnel were injured during a clash between two groups over immersion of idol following completion of 'Khudurukuni Osh...

Puri road mishap: Naveen announces Rs 2L ex-gratia for kin

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik expressed deep grief at the death of five persons of Ganjam's Patrapur, who met a road accident on their wa...

Odisha Fire Services Personnel Go On Indefinite Stir

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Fire Services personnel today launched an indefinite cease-work strike across the State demanding fulfilment of various demand...