Cuttack: Two persons were killed and four others sustained injuries after a bus rammed into a car near Tangi in Odisha’s Cuttack district.
The bus hit the ill-fated car at Rajakana on Cuttack-Tangi NH-16 this afternoon killing two occupants in the car. In the collision, four others travelling in the bus sustained injuries and were shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital here.
The deceased include a woman teacher identified as Renubala Sahu and her brother-in-law Prafulla Sahu. Renubala was travelling to Cuttack to enquire about the health condition of her mother-in-law admitted to a hospital. However, the duo met with a fatal accident before reaching their destination.
A source close to the Sahu family said the woman teacher had married off her daughter four days ago. She was working as senior teacher at Sankaridiha Project Upper Primary (PUP) School under Dharmashala block in Jajpur district.