Odisha: Sisters on morning walk mowed down by speeding truck
Keonjhar: In a shocking incident, two sisters on a morning walk were mowed down by a speeding truck at Raisuan under Keonjhar Sadar police limits here on Monday.
The victim sisters have been identified as Pankajini Das and Nivedita Das.
As per reports, the duo was returning from their regular morning walk when they were hit by the truck. They were declared ‘spot dead’.
However, the truck driver absconded from the spot leaving the truck as it is.
Locals have been protesting on the spot in demand for compensation and quick action against the culprit. Keonjhar Sadar police arrived on the spot and tried to diffuse the situation. They have begun an investigation.