Microvan Overturns In Jharsuguda; 7 Injured Workers Rescued By Police

Jharsuguda: Badamal Police have rescued seven workers and sent them to the hospital after a microvan, they were travelling in, overturned at Bhagipali nullah on Saturday.

The injured persons have been identified as Laxman Behera (45), Biswajit Ghara (40), Soumendra Mishra (30), Chandi Charan Mondal (40), Susant Metya (38), Samir Bhattacharyya (47) and Sheik Muzmil Hussein (37).

When asked about the incident, Badmal Police Station Officer-In-Charge (OIC) said that all the injured were rescued and admitted to the District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) here.

Police sources said those injured were the workers of a private construction company who were going to Bhurkamunda in a Tata Magic microvan when the accident took place near Bhagipali nullah.

The driver of the vehicle probably lost control over the wheels, as a result, which the vehicle turned turtle and landed in the nullah, the police said and added that the health condition of all the injured workers is improving.