32 injured as tourist bus meets with accident

Bhubaneswar: 32 persons including three children were injured when a tourist bus in which they were travelling in hit a roadside poll near Charampa in Bhadrak district in the wee hours of Friday.

All the injured have been shifted to Bhadrak government hospital.

Eyewitnesses said, the Puri-bound bus from Murshidabad in West Bengal lost control and collided with a road signage.

Sources said, the bus carrying 48 passengers had left Murshidabad on Thursday.

The incident happened at 3:30 am, sources added.