Vikash Sharma

Mayurbhanj: At least seven persons were injured after two escort vehicles accompanying Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal met with an accident near Purunapani in Udala during his visit to Mayurbhanj district on Friday.

The Governor was on his way to Baripada from Udala when the mishap occurred. However, the mishap occurred when the Governor's vehicle had crossed the spot.

It is learnt that the two vehicles in the convoy escorting the Governor collided with each other soon after a cyclist came in the way.

More details awaited.