Tag: Road Accident

Tragedy In A Crisis! Odisha Woman Lights Husband's Funeral Pyre

Bhubaneswar: When the dark cloud of COVID19 pandemic is eclipsing the world, the grim realities that individuals have to endure often go unnoticed. But these poignant stories often tell an inspiring tale. For Amiyabala, losing her husband a year after losing her only son was a tragedy that could not have been more tragic. A […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
UP Accident: 24 Migrant Labourers Killed, 36 Injured In UP Road Mishap

At least 24 migrant labourers lost their lives and 36 people sustained injuries when a trailer truck carrying them collided with another truck in the early hours of Saturday in Auraiya district of Uttar Pradesh, police said. Both the trucks were carrying the labourers. The incident took place between 3 am and 3.30 am, they […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Migrant Among 3 Killed, Many Injured In Separate Road Mishaps In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: At least three persons including a migrant labourer were killed while more than 17 persons sustained injuries in separate road mishaps in Odisha Tuesday morning. As per reports, a bus ferrying passengers from Navi Mumbai in Maharashtra to West Bengal collided with a gas tanker near Luhamunda under Handapa Police limits on NH-44 in […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Road accidents in Odisha
Road Accidents, Fatalities Drop In Odisha After Enforcement of New MV Act

Bhubaneswar: Odisha witnessed a significant reduction in the number of road accidents and fatalities since the implementation of amended Motor Vehicles (MV) Act across the country from September 1, 2019, informed State transport Minister Padmanabha Behera. According to data given by Behera, the number of road accidents have gone down by 355 (a reduction of […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Sri Lankan Cricketer Kusal Mendis Arrested For Causing Fatal Road Accident

Colombo: Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Mendis was on Sunday arrested for knocking down a pedestrian while driving, police said. Mendis hit a 74-year-old man, killing him in the wee hours, in the Colombo suburb of Panadura. He is to be produced before a magistrate later today, police said. The 25-year-old wicket-keeper batsman has represented Sri […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
Pregnant Woman, Niece Knocked By Unknown Vehicle Die In Berhmapur
Morning Walk Turns Fatal: Pregnant Woman, Niece Killed In Ganjam

Berhampur: A pregnant woman and her niece died after reportedly being knocked down by an unidentified vehicle at K Lachmanpalli in Aska area of Ganjam district on Monday morning. The deceased has been identified as Rashmita Parida and her niece Asha Rani Khanduala. According to sources, the accident took place near K Lachmanpalli on Aska-Kabisuryanagar […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021
7 Killed As Bus Ferrying Labourers From Ganjam Meets With Accident In Chhattisgarh

Berhampur: At least seven persons were killed after a bus carrying labourers from Ganjam collided with a truck head-on near Cherikhedi in Chhattisgarh on Saturday. As per reports, the bus carrying the labourers was en-route to Surat from Ganjam district when the mishap occurred. Over 20 labourers were travelling in the bus, said sources. Meanwhile, […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
2 Bikers Killed In Road Mishap In Kandhamal

Baliguda: At least two bikers were killed in a road accident in Baliguda area late last night. The deceased have been identified as Prakash Pradhan and Milu Pradhan of Kidramal village under Partamaha panchayat of Kandhamal district. As per reports, both Prakash and Milu were en-route to Pattangi when a speeding vehicle coming from the […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
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Odisha: Car falls into drain in Cuttack; 1 person rescued

Cuttack: In an unfortunate turn of events, a car fell into a drain in Kalyannagar area of Cuttack today. According to sources, there were 2-3 persons inside the car, which fell into the drain after losing balance in the narrow road. Sources informed that ODRAF & police personnel rushed to the spot and launched rescue […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
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Couple Killed, Daughter Critical In Road Accident In Odisha's Jajpur

Jajpur: A couple was killed while their eight-year-old daughter was critically injured after a motorcycle they were riding was hit by a speeding truck near Neulpur on NH-16 under Dharmasala…

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Uttar Pradesh
12 Killed As Truck Falls Into Gorge In Uttar Pradesh

Etawah: At least 12 people were killed and 43 others were injured after a DCM truck in which they were travelling fell into a 25-feet deep gorge at Chakkarnagar road…

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
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One Injured In Road Mishap On CRP Flyover In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: A driver of a truck was injured after the vehicle rammed into another truck on CRP flyover on national highway 16 in the State Capital on Wednesday. According to eyewitnesses present at the spot, a goods-laden truck hit another truck loaded with heavy iron bars on the flyover near CRP square in the city. […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Balasore: Woman, Minor Son Killed In Hit-and-Run, Husband Critical
1 Killed, 2 Injured In Accident Near Jajpur

Jajpur: In a tragic incident, one person was killed while 2 others are critically injured in an accident near Mukundabindha area of Jajpur district on Thursday morning. As per reports, a car and a truck had a head–on collision near Mukundabindha village on the NH-16, under Panikoili police limits, early on Thursday morning. In their […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
truck accident in Angul, Odisha
Angul: Two Killed In Collision Between Two Trucks

Angul: Two persons were killed after a truck hit another truck from the rear on National Highway-55 in Angul district early morning on Sunday. The accident took place near Bhagirathipur under Jarapada Police limits in the district. The two deceased have been identified as the driver and helper of one of the two trucks. Further […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Balasore: Woman, Minor Son Killed In Hit-and-Run, Husband Critical
Minor Boy Run Over By Vehicle In Kandhamal, Dies In Hospital

Kandhamal: Tension ran high on the Baliguda-Raikia road here following the death of a minor boy in a road mishap on Sunday after locals staged a road blockade demanding compensation and arrest of the person allegedly responsible for the accident. As per reports, the minor from Jidubadi village sustained grievous injuries after he was reportedly […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021