Odishatv Bureau

Balangir: The dead bodies of four Odias, who were killed in a road accident in Gangtok recently, reached here late on Friday night.

A pal of gloom descended on Talpalipada village of the district when the dead bodies arrived here for burial.

The deceased have been identified as Michael Bag, his wife Minu Bag, daughter Sephali Bag and son Subham Bag. Salil Bag, his younger son had a narrow escape.

It may be mentioned here that a couple along with their daughter and two sons had gone to Gangtok for the summer vacation.

The family was returning from Lachung in North Sikkim when their vehicle fell from a hillock after its brake failed near Tashi View Point, following which four of them died on the spot on May 31.