Odishatv Bureau

Baripada: At least five persons were killed and five others sustained facial and other injuries today when the bus they were travelling in collided head-on with a tractor at Kherana forest near Rairangpur in Mayurbhanj district.

The injured passengers have been admitted to Badampahad hospital.

The tragic accident took place when the ill-fated bus was on its way to Rairangpur from Jashipur.