Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Aska, Aug 8:
In a tragic incident, a Bol Bam devotee (Kanwaria) was killed and three persons were injured in a bike accident at Indhanpur under Gangpur police limits in Odisha’s Ganjam district, reports said today.
The deceased was identified as Bhagwan Dora (37).
According to sources, the accident took place when Dora was on the way to Bancheswar Shiv Temple in Bhanjanagar for Jalalagi ritual. A bike on which three youths were heading towards Muniguda hit Dora at Indhanpur.
The Kanwaria sustained grievous injuries in the accident and was initially rushed to Gobora hospital in a critical condition. He was later shifted to MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur as his condition deteriorated. However, he succumbed to his injuries on the way to the hospital, sources added.
The three youths were also injured in the road mishap.