2 killed in bike-bus collision

Udala: Two persons were killed and another injured after a bus hit the bike on which they were travelling at Athaguda here in Mayurbhanj district on Monday.

The deceased have been identified as Chetan Soren of Bajan sahi and Kuna Rout of Balabhadrapur. The injured person has been admitted to Udala health centre.

The unfortunate incident took place when the Bhubaneswar bound bus coming from Patsanipur lost control and hit the bike at Bundagadi square near Athaguda. Police rushed to the spot and seized the bus. The driver is absconding.