Bhubaneswar: A Habishyali was injured severely as a piece of barricade collapsed at the Jaya Vijay Dwar of the Shree Jagannath Temple this morning.
The Habishyali, identified as Bilashuni Biswal of Balikuda under the Puri Sadar police limits, had come to have Darshan of Lord Jagannath and His siblings, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra at around 8.30 am today when a piece of steel barricade collapsed on her due to heavy rush.
Bilashuni was rushed to the Puri District Headquarters Hospital where she was detected to have got her right leg fractured. As her condition deteriorated, she was later shifted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack.
Meanwhile, the Puri district administration has provided Rs 10,000 from the Red Cross fund and announced to provide free treatment to Bilashuni.