Bus overturns in Koraput, 5 injured
Koraput: At least five persons sustained injuries as a private-run-bus overturned on NH 201 near Parli village under Borigumma block in Koraput district of Odisha on Saturday morning.
According to reports, the bus named as Kamdhenu, bearing Regd No: OR 12 A 4242, was on its way to Umerkote from Berhampur when the driver lost control over its wheels due to alleged technical snags and overturned at roadside near Parli .
About 40 persons were travelling in the bus.
The injured people were rushed to Borigumma hospital for their treatment, while two of them were shifted to Saheed Laxman Nayak Medical College and Hospital here as their health conditions were stated to be critical, sources said.
Meanwhile, Borigumma police registered a case in this regard and began investigation to ascertain the cause of the mishap.