The rising cases of deaths and injuries resulting from road accidents have been a major concern in Odisha. The State registered 4,738 fatalities due to road mishaps in 2020. The same year, around 5,000 suffered injuries, State Transport Minister Padmanabha Behera informed at the State level Road Safety Council meeting on Thursday.
Sundergarh: In a suspected hit-and-run accident, three persons were killed after the motorcycle they were riding was hit by an unknown vehicle near Musabira on NH-143 in the district. The deceased have been identified as Sushil Nayak, Tapan Samant and Nrupa Kumar Samant of Kaleiposha village under Luhunipara police limits. “The trio had gone to […]
Keonjhar: Three bikers were killed after an unidentified vehicle hit the bike they were riding on National Highway-215 near Angulia Square under Champua police limits in the district. The deceased were identified as Ranjit Nayak, Amarnath Pati and Satyajit Mahakud. They were residents of Baria, Sadeikala and Nayakot in the district. They were on their […]