Bhubaneswar: Nalco CMD Dr Tapan Kumar Chand sustained injuries in a road accident last night.
Chand was injured after the vehicle in which he was travelling collided with a tractor near CIFA at Kaushalyaganga on the outskirts of state capital while he was returning from Puri after attending a program of Nalco and Railway organized for free battery operated car service at Puri Railway Station.
Though the Nalco CMD sustained some injuries, he had a close shave from a major mishap, said an eyewitness. Sources said, the accident occurred as the tractor was coming from wrong direction.
Following the mishap, Chand was admitted to Apolo Hospital here.
He has received some injuries but he is out of danger, said a doctor.