Cuttack: Two persons died when a tractor overturned at Kulasri village in Cuttack district on Friday.
The two deceased were identified as Biswajit Bhoi (driver) and Bikash Bhoi (helper) of Bhogeswar village.
According to reports, the driver of the tractor lost control over the vehicles while taking a sharp turn and overturned. The vehicle fell off Eranchi-Kulasri river bridge leading to the death of the duo.
Meanwhile, locals gathered near the accident spot and demanded compensation for the bereaved family.
The bodies were retrieved from under the tractor by police and locals and sent for post-mortem, sources said.