Khurda: In another saddening news, a bus plying Odia migrants from Hyderabad met with an accident in Khurda district.
As per available details, one person was killed while several others were injured in the mishap.
Reportedly, the vehicle carrying around 40 stranded migrants from Hyderabad to Banki met with an accident on NH 16 near Kuhudi in the district.
While the exact cause of the accident is yet to be ascertained, it is suspected that the bus rammed into a fruit-laden truck after the driver lost control over the wheels.
On being informed, Tangi fire services personnel rushed to the spot and rescued the passengers.
The injured persons have been admitted to Tangi hospital, said sources.
It is pertinent to mention here that, this is fourth such instance when a bus carrying Odia migrants met with an accident while en-route to the State.