Baripada: In an accident, three persons got killed at Bankabana under Rasgobindpur Police station in Baripada on Monday.
The deceased were returning home on a scooty after watching an opera when they collided with an Indica car near Amarda road. Two persons found dead on the spot while one person critically injured was admitted to a nearby hospital, where the doctors declared him dead.
Two among the three killed in the road accident were identified as Murtiram Shoren (16) of Nakachuan and Gopalkrushna Das of Shyambera.
The dead bodies were sent for autopsy after a case was registered by Rasgobindpur Police which is investigated by Sub Inspector Bhagban Tarei.
Locals staged a ‘dharna’ by blocking road at Nakachuan demanding compensation for the families of the deceased.