Tag: Accident

Tractor overturned near Patrapur area in Ganjam
2 dead, 6 critical after tractor overturns in Odisha’s Ganjam

Two persons were killed while six others were critically injured after a tractor in which they were travelling in overturned in Ganjam district on Tuesday. 

  • Tuesday, 21 November 2023
Car mishap in Bhubaneswar: BJD MLA claims another vehicle hit his car 
Car mishap in Bhubaneswar: BJD MLA claims another vehicle hit his car 

Following the accident, the owner of the car filed an FIR at the police station, alleging that four to five youths who were inside the MLA’s car had beaten them, apart from giving threats.   

  • Tuesday, 14 November 2023
Car knocks woman devotee dead near Bhubaneswar Lingaraj temple 
Car knocks woman devotee dead near Bhubaneswar Lingaraj temple 

Sulochana Mohanty and her husband Jurinath Bebarta had come from Figapahandi to Lingaraj temple to offer Paya Shraddha last evening

  • Monday, 13 November 2023
Mobile phone battery explodes in mobile repairing shop in Odisha’s Dhenkanal
Mobile phone battery explodes in mobile repairing shop in Odisha’s Dhenkanal

To repair the phone, the shop owner removed the battery and placed it on the table. Then there were five customers at the shop.  Before anyone could understand anything, the battery exploded and caught fire.

  • Sunday, 05 November 2023
Questions galore over luxury car involved in accident in Bhubaneswar 
Questions galore over luxury car involved in accident in Bhubaneswar 

The luxury car with registration number OD-23K 0006 reportedly belongs to a company in which Bishal Kumar Das, the son of former Odisha minister Late Naba Das, is a director. There is also pictorial evidence of Bishal Das using this vehicle in the past.   

  • Thursday, 02 November 2023
Dussehra celebration turns tragic as 4 killed in road mishap
Dussehra celebration turns tragic as 4 killed in road mishap in Nuapada

The three injured were admitted to the local hospital and after later shifted to Nuapada District Headquarters Hospital after their condition deteriorated. 

  • Wednesday, 25 October 2023
One dead, 14 injured as auto rickshaw rams into tree
One dead, 14 injured as auto rickshaw rams into tree

On the day of Dussehra, when festivities were all around, 15 people from Bisipalli area of Bargarh district did not have an iota of idea that their trip to have a darshan of the Goddess at Huma shrine would be fraught with danger.

  • Tuesday, 24 October 2023
Two women of family killed, 6 critical after car gets crushed between trucks in Mayurbhanj 
Two women of family killed, 4 critical after car gets crushed between trucks in Mayurbhanj 

Seven members of a family from Kharagpur in West Bengal had purchased a new Innova car with their bonus money. They had come to Dwarashunighat for the puja of their new car.

  • Saturday, 21 October 2023
Odisha woman boards wrong train, jumps and dies; close shave for kids
Odisha woman boards wrong train, jumps and dies; close shave for two kids 

The woman and her two kids – one aged 4 and the other 2 – had come to Bolangir for some work. They were waiting at Bolangir station to board a local train.

  • Friday, 20 October 2023
Accident
12 killed, 23 hurt in Mumbai-Nagpur expressway accident

An official said that the incident occurred around 1.15 a.m. when the passenger bus was proceeding from Buldhana to Nashik via Chhatrapati Sambhajinagar (Aurangabad) after a pilgrimage.

  • Sunday, 15 October 2023
3 killed in road mishap in Odisha
Morning walk turns tragic as 3 including 2 college students killed in separate mishaps in Odisha

Similarly, a youth was killed after being run over by a speeding pickup van at Patnagarh in Bolangir district today. The pickup van fled the spot soon after the accident.

  • Sunday, 08 October 2023
Hit and run case in Bhubaneswar
Labourer killed in 'hit-and-run' case on Bhubaneswar footpath

According to eyewitnesses, the car dragged the deceased labourer to some distance, killing him on the spot. The deceased labourer was sleeping on the footpath when he was run over by the speeding car.

  • Saturday, 30 September 2023
Road accident
Man, wife and son-in-law killed in road mishap in Odisha

As per initial reports, all of them were travelling on a motorcycle when it collided with an ATM cash van. Following the accident, the trio was rushed to the nearest hospital where they succumbed to the injuries.

  • Friday, 29 September 2023
Bus overturns
Teacher dead, over 20 students injured as bus overturns at Chandahandi ghati

As per initial reports, students of several schools along with teachers were on their way to attend district-level sports event when the mishap occurred.

  • Wednesday, 27 September 2023
Rlys introduces AI-based surveillance in elephant corridors to avert mishaps
Rlys introduces AI-based surveillance in elephant corridors to avert mishaps

It uses a fibre optic based acoustic system working on the principle of dialysis scattering phenomenon to sense the real time presence of elephants on the track.

  • Sunday, 10 September 2023
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