School Girl Killed In Road Mishap In Jharsuguda
Jharsuguda: Tension prevailed at BTM Bypass Chhak in the district after one school girl was killed and another was critically injured.
The deceased has been identified as Swapna Jena. As per reports both the girls were returning from school on their bicycles when a truck hit them.
Jena died on the spot while the other girl was rushed to the District Headquarters Hospital. Locals blocked the stretch on NH-49 demanding adequate compensation for the victim.
Vehicular traffic came to a standstill following the road blockade by the locals. Police have reached the spot and have started an investigation into the incident.