Bus with 50 people on board overturns in Dhenkanal district


Dhenkanal, Jan 14: A bus car-rying more than 50 passengers overturned near Ramial bridge under Kamakhyanagar police lim-its in Dhenkanal district in the wee hours of Thursday, injuring five persons.

 The ill-fated vehicle was head-ing towards Balasore from Rourkela. The driver of the bus lost control over the wheels around 3 AM as a result of which it turned turtle. On being informed about the mishap, police and Fire Services personnel rushed to the spot, res-cued the victims, and admitted them to Kamakhyanagar Hospital for treatment. While two persons were criti-cally injured in the mishap,

 oth-ers sustained minor injuries. According to a source, ‘Sri Ramjee’, the ill fated bus, started its journey from Rourkela for Balaosre Wednesday night, but it faced mishap on the way. 

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

You may also like

Read More