Bhubaneswar: In a tragic mishap, two persons were killed and three others sustained critical injuries as a Barat van, in which they were travelling, met with an accident at Amapada in Kalahandi district during wee hours of Sunday.
The deceased were identifies as Ganga Pradhan and Shashi Arukh of Bhawanipatna. All the three injured have been admitted to the District Headquarters Hospital at Bhawanipatna.
According to reports, a van carrying barrats was returning to bridegroom’s house in Bhawanipatna when the driver lost control over it at Amapada where the vehicle overturned. Locals rescued the passengers.