Bhubaneswar: Former Sundargarh MLA Yogesh Singh was injured and 3 others sustained critical injuries as a car, in which they were travelling, was burnt after catching fire at Maidharpur in Angul district early this morning.
All the injured have been admitted to a local Hospital.
According to reports, Singh along with his associates were coming in a car from Sundargarh to Bhubaneswar when the driver lost control over it and drove it to a roadside tree. The vehicle soon caught fire and was burnt.
While Singh received minor injuries, the other three were injured grievously in the incident. Locals rescued them and rushed them to hospital with help of an ambulance, said reports.