Berhampur: In a tragic incident near Panchamba village in Patrapur block under Jarada police limits, two persons were killed after a tractor they were travelling on overturned. As many as 20 persons have sustained injuries due to the mishap.
According to reports, the accident occurred when a group of villagers were returning home with their quota of PDS rice from the nearby ration store. The condition of four persons among the injured is critical. They have been shifted to MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur.
Preliminary reports said the tractor was overloaded. The driver lost control of the wheels resulting in a fatal mishap.