Bhubaneswar: In a tragic mishap, a youth was burnt alive as a bus, in which he was sleeping, caught fire at Santarapur under Ghatagaon police station in Keonjhar district early this morning.
According to reports, the bus was parked after dropping barats in a bridegroom’s village. The youth, who was yet to be identified, was sleeping in the bus.
The reason behind spread of the fire was yet to be ascertained. Police have reached the spot and started investigation.