Bhubaneswar: In a tragic mishap, two persons were feared dead and 10 others were critically injured as a bus, in which they were travelling along with many others, hit an electric pole and overturned at Sapada on the Khordha-Bolangir national highway early this morning.
According to reports, the ill-fated bus named “Friends” carrying about 50 passengers was on its way from Bhubaneswar to Phulbani when the driver lost control over it.
Police along with locals rescued almost all passengers from the bus. However, it is suspected that two passengers have remained pressed under the bus. The injured have been rushed to a nearby hospital. The rescue operation was still on, said reports.