Tag: Road Accident

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3 killed, 7 injured in separate road accidents in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: At least three persons killed and seven others injured in separate road mishaps at different places of the State on Saturday. In the first incident, a farmer was killed after a paddy-laden truck ran over him near Kendubahali Chhak under Kantabanji area in Bolangir district. The deceased, Gharua Satnami of nearby Satnamipada village was […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Four killed, four injured in separate road mishaps in Odisha

Jajpur/ Balasore: Ensuring safety of commuters is turning out to be a major challenge for the State government as road mishaps continue to take lives across the State. As per latest reports, two persons were killed while four others sustained critical injuries in separate road mishaps in Jajpur and Balasore districts today. In Jajpur, driver […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
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Rs 14,000 cr to be spent to cut road accidents

New Delhi: Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said the government is ready with a plan to invest Rs 14,000 crore on black spots on National Highways to reduce road accidents and save lives. Speaking in the Lok Sabha during Question Hour, the Minister said the step was being taken after […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
25 Cows Killed As Cattle-Laden Truck Overturns In Odisha

Balasore:  A truck carrying around 60 cattle overturned on NH 60 near Alalpur under Jaleswar police limits in the district today, killing at least 25 cattle on the spot. According to sources, the cattle-laden truck was en route to West Bengal when the driver lost control and the vehicle turned turtle. More than 35 cattle […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
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5 Youths From Odisha Killed, 3 Injured In Road Mishap In Kolkata

Bhubaneswar: As many as five youths from Odisha were killed and three others sustained critical injuries in a road accident in Dhulagarh area near Kolkata of West Bengal Tuesday late night. All the victims are stated to be residents of Jajpur, Cuttack and Kuansa area of Bhadrak district. The two among the deceased have been […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
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Focusing Only On Helmetless Driving Won’t Check Road Fatalities

My good friend Chitta Ranjan recently landed in hospital and had a steel rod inserted into his left leg. Doctors treating him say he may never be able to drive…

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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Four Dead, Many Injured In Road Mishaps In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: At least four persons were killed while several others have been left injured in three separate road mishaps today in Odisha. In Dhenkanal, one person was killed and four others sustained critical injuries after a road grader engaged in construction work on National Highway-55 near Baladiabandha, caused a series of accidents this morning. The […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
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16 Killed As Speeding Truck Collides With Tempo, Van In UP's Shahjahanpur

Shahjahanpur (UP): Sixteen people were killed and five others seriously injured in an accident involving three vehicles on National Highway 24 on Tuesday morning, police said. The accident took place on Jamka crossing when a speeding truck hit a tempo and another van and then overturned, SP (City) Dinesh Tripathi said. All those killed were […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
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Man Along With His Two Sons Killed In Road Mishap

Khurda: A pall of gloom descended on Malipada village in Khurda district after the death of a local resident along with his two sons in a road accident on NH-16 near Gada Khordha last night. Krushna Palta Singh along with his two sons Bikram Palta Singh and Sanjay Palta Singh of Malipada were killed after […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Ten Killed, Eight Injured In Assam Road Mishap

Guwahati: At least ten people died and eight others were badly injured in a tragic road mishap at Demow in Upper Assam’s Sivasagar district on Monday morning, police said. The incident took place at Thaora Dol in Demow when two passenger vehicles travelling in opposite direction collided head on. Police said that while four people […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
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Three Of Family Miraculously Escape From Jaws of Death In Odisha

Sundergarh: Though many will have diverse opinions on miracles, but this incident will beg you to consider one. The incident pertains to Devendra Singh Kulahar, whose family had a miraculous escape in an accident on Biju Expressway near Kutra, some 45 kilometres from Rourkela. As per reports, Devendra along with his wife and 7-year-old daughter […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
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Brother-Sister Duo Killed In Road Mishap In Odisha

Bolangir: In a tragic incident, a brother-sister duo was killed in a road accident at Mahipur Square under Tushura Police Limits of Bolangir district, today morning. The deceased have been identified as Mantu Benia and his sister Sanju of Phangania village under Muribahal block. Reportedly, Mantu was going to drop Sanju at her school after […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
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One Killed, 17 Injured In Two Separate Road Mishaps In Odisha

Nayagarh/Cuttack: A man was killed and 17 others including his wife and son were injured in two separate road mishaps that took place this afternoon in Nayagarh and Cuttack districts. A resident of Tentulipali village was killed while his wife and son sustained critical injuries after their scooter hit a roadside tree at Kachrapali under […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Container Truck Crushes Vehicles In Andhra, 12 Died

Tirupati: At least 12 people were killed when a container trailer-truck crushed an Omni van and two other vehicles after its brakes failed in Andhra Pradesh’s Chittoor district on Friday, police said. The accident occurred near Mogili Ghat on Chittoor-Bengaluru highway at around 7 p.m. The container crushed an Omni van, an auto-rickshaw and a […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
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On-Duty RTO Official Dies After Being Run Over By Truck

Keonjhar: An RTO employee lost his life after being run over by a truck during vehicle checking near Keonjhar bypass road on Tuesday morning. The deceased has been identified as Bijay Kumar Mahanta, who worked as a driver at the RTO office in the district. The Transport Department was conducting an inspection on National Highway-20 […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
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