Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Nov 21:

An Army officer who hails from Odisha died in yesterday’s tragic train accident in Kanpur killing at least 130 persons.


According to reports, Captain Suvendu Kumar Mishra was on-board the Indore-Patna Express train which met with an accident after derailment.

His mortal remains would be flown to the capital city and reach here at 8.00 pm. His body will be cremated at Satya Nagar crematorium, family sources said.

The 23-year-old was working with 23 PARA Regiment. His father Himanshu Sekhar Mishra is a senior General Manager with JSPL, Angul.