Two students killed, one injured in road mishap

Baripada: Two teen aged students were killed and another was injured critically when the motor-cycle they were riding fell into a gorge near Purunapani in Mayurbhanj district.

The mishap occurred on Rairangpur-Bahalda road under Rairangpur area when the victims were returning to Bahalda from Rairangpur late last night, Inspector In-Charge of Rairangpur town police station Pradip Kumar Majhi said.

The deceased were identified as Joyram Soren (18) and Dinesh Marndi (18). They were pursuing +2 course in Dhirajlal college of Bahalda.

The injured, Sanjay Murmu (18) was admitted to hospital nearby.