Truck rams motorcycle, two dead

Kendrapara: Two persons including an engineer of a private company were killed when a truck ran over their motor bike near Gop traffic junction on National Highway-5(A) on the outskirts of Kendrapara district headquarters township today.

The deceased have been identified as Debashis Nayak (27), an electrical engineer of a private company, and Priyaranjan Baral (25), a native of Marshaghai, the police said.

While Nayak died on the spot, Baral was shifted to a hospital in critical condition where he succumbed to injuries later, the police added.