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Six tourists killed as SUV overturns in Odisha


Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Jajpur, Mar 24:

At least six persons were killed and two others critically injured as the vehicle in which they were travelling turned turtle near Neulapur under Dharmasala in Odisha’s Jajpur district.

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According to reports, a group of tourists from neighbouring West Bengal were travelling in a Mahindra Scorpio SUV to Puri. However, the ill-fated vehicle overturned near Neulapur in the district killing three occupants on the spot.

Three other passengers succumbed to their injuries at a local hospital here.

Two other co-passengers who sustained grievous injuries were shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital (SCBMCH) in a critical condition. Initially, there were admitted to Barchana Community Health Center (CHC).

The deceased include two women and one minor child.