One killed, 3 critically hurt as two bikes collide head-on in Ganjam
Khallikote: A youth was killed while three others sustained critical injuries after the bikes they were riding collided head-on near Nirmaljhar road under Khallikote police limits in Ganjam district this evening.
The deceased person has been identified as Moquim Beg and the injured persons have been identified as Ashok Naik, Raju Naik and T Ahmed of the district.
According to sources, Moquim and Ahmed were heading towards Khalikote from Beguniapada when they collided head-on with another bike coming from the opposite direction.
While Moquim died on the spot, the other three sustained critical injuries. The injured trio was rushed to Khallikote Community Health Centre (CHC). Later, they were shifted to Ganjam DHH as their health condition deteriorated.
On being informed, Kalliote police station IIC, Satyaranjan Pradhan reached the spot and seized the motorcycles. The police have registered a case and sent the body to the hospital for post-mortem.