Tangi, Apr 2: A man was killed while his daughter sustained critical injuries in a road mishap on National highway 16 near Brahmandi Chakk here in Khordha district today.
The deceased has been identified as Nishikant Nath, a resident of Rajendrapur village.
According to the locals, Nishikkant and his daughter Tanmayee were returning to home from Banapu on their motorcycle when he lost balance over the vehicle and met with an accident. Subsequently, Nishikanta succumbed to the injuries while Tanmayee was admitted to a nearby hospital in critical condition.
On being informed, the police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter.