25 Chhattisgarh students injured in mishap

Rourkela: At least 25 school students on excursion from Chhattisgarh were injured, four of them seriously, when the bus carrying them overturned in Sundargarh district today, police said.

The students from Loyola School in Jaspur district of the neighbouring state were going to the Hirakud dam in Sambalpur district when the mishap occurred near Tumulia under Talasara police station. The four seriously injured were taken to the district headquarters hospital at Sundargarh while the rest were being treated at the government hospital at Talasara, the sources said.